Howard Weiner at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Howard L. Weiner, MD

  • Specialties: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-6419

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

medulloblastoma, brain tumor, spinal cord disease, epilepsy, brain cancer, meningioma, cavernous hemangioma, spinal cord tumor, gamma knife radiosurgery, brain concussion, spasticity, craniosynostosis, brain mapping, normal pressure hydrocephalus (nph), astrocytoma, pineal tumor, arteriovenous malformation, brain injury, dystonia, Arnold Chiari malformation, spina bifida, syringomyelia, choroid plexus papilloma, hydrocephalus, glioma
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Childhood Brain & Spinal Cord Tumors, Meningioma, Spinal Cord Tumors, Concussion



  • Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1996
  • Residency, Bellevue Hospital, Neurosurgery
  • 1990
  • Residency, New York University Medical Center, Surgery
  • 1989
  • MD from Cornell University


Locations and Appointments

57 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Pediatric Neurosurgery Associates
317 East 34th Street, Suite 1002
New York, NY 10016

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My Research

Brain development, Pediatric Brain Tumors, Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, Functional Brain Mapping|Sonic Hedgehog Signaling in Medulloblastoma, Pediatric Brain Tumors, Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex|Sonic Hedgehog Signaling in Medulloblastoma, Pediatric Brain Tumors, Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex


  • Intramedullary spinal epidermoid presenting after thoracic meningocele repair: case report

    Grobelny, Bartosz T; Weiner, Howard L; Harter, David H 2015 Mar; 1-3, Journal of neurosurgery: Pediatrics — id: 1519022, year: 2015, page: 1, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE

    Harter, David; Karajanis, Matthias; Wisoff, Jeffery; Weiner, Howard 2014 JUN; 107-107, Neuro-oncology — id: 1072222, year: 2014, page: 107
  • Severity of manifestations in tuberous sclerosis complex in relation to genotype

    Kothare, Sanjeev V; Singh, Kanwaljit; Chalifoux, Jason R; Staley, Brigid A; Weiner, Howard L; Menzer, Kimberly; Devinsky, Orrin 2014 Jun; 2414-2428, Epilepsia — id: 1033692, year: 2014, page: 2414, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
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