John A. Bendo, MD

  • Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Languages: English, Greek, Spanish
  • Phone: 646-501-7200

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

hunchback, scoliosis, spondylolisthesis, spine surgery, back pain, cervical radiculopathy, cervical spinal stenosis, cervical disc disease, cervical myelopathy, cervical spine disc herniated, cervical spine fracture, degenerative disc disease, lumbar disc disease, injury of the lumbar spine, lumbar radiculopathy, lumbar spinal stenosis, neck pain, neck surgery, sciatica, spinal deformity, spinal fusion, spinal narrowing, spondylolysis
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Adult Scoliosis & Kyphosis, Pediatric Scoliosis, Back Pain, Nonhealing Fractures



  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Vice Chair Clinical Affairs NYUHJD

Board Certifications

  • AB Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1995
  • Fellowship, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Surgery (Spinal)
  • 1994
  • Residency, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Orthopaedics
  • 1989
  • MD from Mount Sinai School Of Med


Locations and Appointments

32 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • 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
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • Workers Comp
*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 Center For Musculoskeletal Care
333 East 38th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10016

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
862 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10075

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My Research


  • Unplanned hospital readmission after surgical treatment of common lumbar pathologies: rates and causes

    Akamnonu, Chibuikem; Cheriyan, Thomas; Goldstein, Jeffrey A; Lafage, Virginie; Errico, Thomas J; Bendo, John A 2015 Mar; 423-428, Spine — id: 1505872, year: 2015, page: 423, stat: Journal Article
  • Venous Thromboembolic Events After Spinal Fusion: Which Patients Are at High Risk?

    Goz, Vadim; McCarthy, Ian; Weinreb, Jeffrey H; Dallas, Kai; Bendo, John A; Lafage, Virginie; Errico, Thomas J 2014 Jun; 936-942, Journal of bone & joint surgery (American volume) — id: 1031102, year: 2014, page: 936, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Intraoperative spinal cord and nerve root monitoring: A pilot survey

    Rattenni, R N; Cheriyan, T; Lee, A A; Bendo, J A; Errico, T J; Goldstein, J A 2014 01 Nov; S117-S117, Spine journal — id: 1361882, year: 2014, page: S117
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