Howard Riina at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Howard A. Riina, MD, MPHI

  • Specialty: Neurosurgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-5382

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

brain aneurysm, arteriovenous malformation, carotid stenosis, cerebrovascular disorder, vascular malformation, carotid artery disease, cavernous hemangioma, carotid endarterectomy, meningioma, subarachnoid hemorrhage, Arnold Chiari malformation, arterial occlusive disease, veno-occlusive disease, hematoma, stroke, subdural bleeding, moyamoya
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  • Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Professor, Department of Radiology
  • Vice Chair Clinical Affairs
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery, 2004
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, Skull Base Surgery, 2001
  • Residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Neurosurgery, 2000
  • Fellowship, Institute for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Interventional Neuroradiology, 1997
  • MD from Temple University, 1993
  • MPHI from Cambridge University, 1991

Locations and Appointments

42 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*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 Neurosurgery Associates

530 1st Avenue, Suite 8R
New York, NY 10016

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  • Applying Craniofacial Principles to Neurosurgical Exposures in Cerebrovascular Aneurysm Repair

    Alperovich, Michael; Frey, Jordan D; Potts, Matthew B; Riina, Howard A; Staffenberg, David A
    Journal of craniofacial surgery. 2016 Jun . 27 (4): 1077-1079

  • Turning Point of Acute Stroke Therapy: Mechanical Thrombectomy as a Standard of Care

    DeSousa, Keith G; Potts, Matthew B; Raz, Eytan; Nossek, Erez; Riina, Howard A
    World neurosurgery. 2015 Mar 31. 83 (6): 953-956

  • Use of Pipeline Embolization Devices for treatment of a direct carotid-cavernous fistula

    Nossek, E; Zumofen, D; Nelson, E; Raz, E; Potts, M B; Desousa, K G; Tanweer, O; Shapiro, M; Becske, T; Riina, Howard A
    Acta neurochirurgica. 2015 May 19. 157 (7): 1125-9; discussion 1130

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