Dr. Borimir J Darakchiev MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Borimir Darakchiev is a neurosurgeon in West Islip, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Good Samaritan Hospital and Southside Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical University of Varna and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 8 doctors at Good Samaritan Hospital and one of 9 at Southside Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1999 - 2005

Medical University of Varna
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Safety and efficacy of permanent iodine-125 seed implants and carmustine wafers in patients with recurrent glioblastoma multiforme.
Darakchiev, B.J., Albright, R.E., Breneman, J.C., Warnick, R.E.

Adaptation of a standard low-field (0.3-T) system to the operating room: focus on pituitary adenomas.
Darakchiev, B. J.,Tew, J. M.,Bohinski, R. J.,Warnick, R. E.

Cerebrospinal fluid dynamics in skull base surgery.
Darakchiev, B.J., Pensak, M.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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