Donato Pacione at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Donato R. Pacione, MD

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

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

glioma, spine infection, pain neck/shoulder, cervical disc disease, spine surgery, neck problem, ankylosing spondylitis, meningioma, back injuries, slipped disc, hunchback, spondylolisthesis, spinal arthritis, spinal cord injury, brain tumor, back pain, spinal cord tumor, injury of the lumbar spine, neck surgery, spondyloarthropathies, spinal fusion, cervical spine fracture, degenerative disc disease, nerve root injury, pituitary tumor, pineal tumor, acoustic neuroma, spina bifida, spinal narrowing, spondylolysis, neck pain, spinal deformity, scoliosis, brain cancer, spinal compression fracture, spinal injury, cervical myelopathy, brain metastasis, spinal cord reconstruction, kyphosis and lordosis, disc repair, syringomyelia, endoscopic surgery
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  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Education and Training
  • MD from New York Medical College, 2006

Locations and Appointments

38 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 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
  • 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
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • 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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My Research


  • Anaplastic pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma with spinal leptomeningeal spread at the time of diagnosis in an adult

    Benjamin, Carolina; Faustin, Arline; Snuderl, Matija; Pacione, Donato
    Journal of clinical neuroscience. 2015 Apr. 22 (8): 1370-1373 e0125204

  • Cortical screw trajectory for instrumentation and fusion in the setting of osteopathic compression fracture allows for percutaneous kyphoplasty for adjacent level compression fractures

    Pacione, Donato; Kim, Irene; Wilson, Taylor A; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony
    Journal of clinical neuroscience. 2015 May. 22 (5): 899-904

  • 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
    Clinical neurology & neurosurgery. 2013 Apr. 115 (9): 1766-1769

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