Donato Pacione at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Donato R. Pacione, MD

  • Specialty: Neurosurgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-5525

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

kyphosis and lordosis, pineal tumor, spine infection, back pain, spinal compression fracture, cervical disc disease, back injuries, pain neck/shoulder, spondylolysis, scoliosis, ankylosing spondylitis, spine surgery, disc repair, spinal fusion, endoscopic surgery, spinal cord reconstruction, neck surgery, cervical spine fracture, spinal cord injury, neck pain, spinal narrowing, meningioma, spinal deformity, neck problem, spinal cord tumor, syringomyelia, degenerative disc disease, cervical myelopathy, spondyloarthropathies, brain cancer, slipped disc, brain metastasis, spina bifida, spondylolisthesis, brain tumor, spinal arthritis, injury of the lumbar spine, nerve root injury, spinal injury, hunchback, glioma, acoustic neuroma, pituitary tumor
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  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery

Education and Training

  • 2013
  • Residency, NYU Hospitals Center, Neurological Surg
  • 2013
  • Residency, NYU Langone Medical Center, Neurosurgery
  • 2011
  • Fellowship, NYU Hospitals Center, Surgery
  • 2006
  • MD from New York Medical College


Locations and Appointments

49 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • 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
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • 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 Neurosurgery Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 8R
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-5525

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My Research

The anatomic and radiographic comparison of both open and endonasal approaches to the skul base; Percutaneous treatment of traumatic fractures of the spine.


  • Decreased risk of wound infection after posterior cervical fusion with routine local application of vancomycin powder

    Strom, Russell G; Pacione, Donato; Kalhorn, Stephen P; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony K 2013 Jan; ?-?, Spine — id: 421872, year: 2013, page: ?, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Lumbar laminectomy and fusion with routine local application of vancomycin powder: Decreased infection rate in instrumented and non-instrumented cases

    Strom, Russell G; Pacione, Donato; Kalhorn, Stephen P; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony K 2013 Apr; 1766-1769, Clinical neurology & neurosurgery — id: 421862, year: 2013, page: 1766, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Coagulation abnormalities in children undergoing epilepsy surgery

    Pacione, Donato; Blei, Francine; Devinsky, Orrin; Weiner, Howard L; Roth, Jonathan 2011 Jun; 654-659, Journal of neurosurgery: Pediatrics — id: 134073, year: 2011, page: 654
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