Anthony K. Frempong-Boadu, MD

  • Specialty: Neurosurgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-6514

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

endoscopic surgery, spine surgery, spinal narrowing, injury of the lumbar spine, spina bifida, spinal arthritis, spinal compression fracture, spinal cord injury, spinal cord reconstruction, spinal cord tumor, spinal deformity, spinal injury, syringomyelia, cervical spine fracture, ankylosing spondylitis, cervical myelopathy, hunchback, neck pain, scoliosis, spine infection, slipped disc, degenerative disc disease, disc repair, spondylolisthesis, back injuries, back pain, nerve root injury, kyphosis and lordosis, spondyloarthropathies, spondylolysis, spondylosis, neck problem, neck surgery, pain neck/shoulder, spinal fusion
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  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Dir Neuro Residency Trng Pgm
  • Director - Division of Spinal Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery, 2004
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Shands Hospital University of Florida, Neurosurgery-Spine, 2000
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Neurosurgery, 1999
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Spine Surgery, 1997
  • MD from Temple University, 1992

Locations and Appointments

27 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Child Health
  • 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 POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • 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

NYU Center For Musculoskeletal Care

333 East 38th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10016

NYU Center For Musculoskeletal Care

333 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016

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My Research


  • Older Age and Leg Pain Are Good Predictors of Pain and Disability Outcomes in 2710 Patients Who Receive Lumbar Fusion

    Cook, CE; Frempong-Boadu, AK; Radcliff, K; Karikari, I; Isaacs, R
    HSS journal : the musculoskeletal journal of Hospital for Special Surgery. 2015. 11 (3): 209-215

  • Predictors of pain and disability outcomes in one thousand, one hundred and eight patients who underwent lumbar discectomy surgery

    Cook, Chad E; Arnold, Paul M; Passias, Peter G; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony K; Radcliff, Kristen; Isaacs, Robert
    International orthopaedics. 2015 Apr. ?-?

  • 166 Does the Use of Intrawound Vancomycin Decrease the Risk of Surgical Site Infection After Elective Spine Surgery?-A Multicenter Analysis

    Devin, Clinton J; Vaccaro, Alexander R; McGirt, Matthew J; Chotai, Silky; Youssef, Jim A; Orndorff, Douglas; Arnold, Paul M; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony K; Lieberman, Isador H; Hedayat, Hirad Seyed; Wang, Jeffrey; Isaacs, Robert E; Patt, Joshua; Radcliff, Kris; Archer-Swygert, Kristen
    Neurosurgery. 2015 Aug. 62 Suppl 1, CLINICAL NEUROSURGERY: 220-220

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