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NYU Langone Provider

Daniel A. Orringer, MD

NYU Langone Provider
  • Specialty: Neurosurgery
  • Treats: Adults
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-0909
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Cancer can be devastating to families. When I was growing up, my mother passed away from breast cancer, which inspired me to pursue a career in medicine—I wanted to devote my professional life to providing hope, through excellent medical care and research, to people who have cancer. I grew up in a family of doctors who served as role models, including internationally renowned cancer surgeons. I decided on neurosurgery because I was drawn to the infinite complexity of the brain. When I was in medical school, the specialty wasn’t as advanced as it is today—my goal, in addition to becoming a brain surgeon, was to develop technology to improve the safety and efficacy of brain tumor surgery.

As a neurosurgeon at NYU Langone’s Brain and Spine Tumor Center, part of Perlmutter Cancer Center, I treat people who have tumors of the spinal cord and the brain, both those that originate in the brain and spread to the brain from other organs. I use two classes of tools to ensure optimal outcomes when removing brain tumors: brain mapping technology to understand the function and properties of the brain and advanced imaging to view and assess the tumor. Brain tumor surgery is a balancing act of removing as much of the tumor as possible and minimizing any effect on the surrounding brain. Together, these tools allow me to provide optimal outcomes.

I have special expertise in treating people whose tumors reside in the area of the brain essential for language and movement. For these patients, I specialize in brain mapping operations, in which I have extensive experience. Additionally, I have developed a novel laser-based technique—stimulated Raman histology—to detect tumors that we previously were unable to see.

I believe that maintaining open lines of communication with my patients and their families is essential to ensuring the best possible outcomes. I make myself available and accessible to my patients, which they greatly appreciate. Additionally, my patients have the benefit of being cared for by a team of physicians, nurses, therapists, and technicians, all of whom play a key role in various phases of their care. Often, many of my patients require radiation, chemotherapy, or both, so I work with their oncologists and closely follow up in their care.

In addition to providing clinical care, I run a highly interdisciplinary, National Health Institutes–funded research group focused on three initiatives—we aim to improve surgical outcomes for people with brain tumors, use artificial intelligence to support surgical decision-making and brain tumor diagnosis, and conduct clinical and translational trials of novel therapeutics. I am the recipient of six grants from the National Institutes of Health. I am most proud of receiving the Andrew Parsa Young Investigator Basic/Translational Research Award from the Society for Neuro-Oncology in 2016, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons’ Innovator of the Year Award in 2017, and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons’ Rosenblum–Mahaley Clinical Research Award in 2019.


Conditions and Treatments

Conditions
  • astrocytoma
  • brain cancer
  • brain metastasis
  • brain tumor
  • central nervous system lymphoma
  • choroid plexus papilloma
  • gliomas
  • hydrocephalus
  • medulloblastoma
  • meningioma
  • spinal cord tumor
Treatments
  • brain biopsy
  • brain mapping
  • craniotomy

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery, 2016
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Neuro-Oncology, 2012
  • Residency, University of Michigan Health System, 2011
  • MD from Ohio State University, 2004

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  • Aetna
     
    • Aetna HMO
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    • Aetna International
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage
    • Aetna Open Access EPO
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    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna POS (American Express Employer)
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Student Plan
    • Allied
    • Chesterfield Resources Inc
    • Christian Brothers Services
    • CoreSource
    • Nippon Life of America-Aetna
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    • Starmark
    • WellNet
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    • Anthem BCBS CT HMO
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    • Anthem BCBS CT Pathway PPO
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    • BCBS Blue Access GEPO Small Group
    • BCBS Blue Access PPO Large Group
    • BCBS EPO
    • BCBS EPO (BlackRock Employees)
    • BCBS EPO (LICH Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire EPO (NYU Langone Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire EPO (Sunset Park/Family Health Center Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire NYU Care (NYU Langone Employees)
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    • New York Hotel Trades
  • Cigna
     
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    • Wellcare by Fidelis Care Medicare
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    • Vytra HMO
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    • Healthfirst Medicaid
    • Healthfirst Medicare
    • Healthfirst Medicare/NYU Risk
    • Healthfirst Personal Wellness Plan
    • Healthfirst Platinum Leaf Exchange
    • Healthfirst Platinum Total, Pro, Plus EPO
    • Healthfirst Senior Health Partners
    • Healthfirst Silver Leaf Exchange
    • Healthfirst Silver Total, Pro, Plus EPO
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    • Hotel Trades Council
  • Humana
     
    • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Local 1199
     
    • Local 1199 - NYU Hospital Member Choice
    • Local 1199 PPO
  • Magnacare
     
    • Magnacare PPO
  • Medicaid of New York
     
    • NYS Medicaid
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    • Medicare Part A and B
    • Medicare Part B
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    • AXA Assistance USA
    • Administrative Concepts
    • Beech Street PPO
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    • Global Excel
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    • Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America
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    • Insurance Design Administrators
    • Kaiser Foundation
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    • Screen Actors Guild
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  • NYSHIP - The Empire Plan
     
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    • United Healthcare Indemnity (NYU Langone Health Employees)
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    • United Healthcare Plus (NYU Langone Health Employees)
    • United Healthcare Student Resources
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    • United Healthcare Value, Advantage and HDHP (New York University employees)
    • UnitedHealthcare Choice (NY Power Authority Employees)
  • VA Community Care Network
     
    • VA CCN Optum
  • Wellcare
     
    • WellCare Medicare
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Locations and Appointments

NYU Langone Neurosurgery Associates

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

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