Dr. Howard Weiner MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Howard Weiner is a neurosurgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Maimonides Medical Center and NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Weiner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Maimonides Medical Center and one of 3 at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

New York Downtown Hospital

Maimonides Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Westchester Medical Center

NYU Langone Medical Center
Ranked #10 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1989–1990

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1990–1996

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Severity of manifestations in tuberous sclerosis complex in relation to genotype.
Kothare, S. V.,Singh, K.,Chalifoux, J. R.,Staley, B. A.,Weiner, H. L.,Menzer, K.,Devinsky, O.

Genotype/phenotype in tuberous sclerosis complex: Associations with clinical and radiologic manifestations.
Kothare, S. V.,Singh, K.,Hochman, T.,Chalifoux, J. R.,Staley, B. A.,Weiner, H. L.,Menzer, K.,Devinsky, O.

Developmental brain abnormalities in tuberous sclerosis complex: A comparative tissue analysis of cortical tubers and perituberal cortex.
Ruppe, V.,Dilsiz, P.,Reiss, C. S.,Carlson, C.,Devinsky, O.,Zagzag, D.,Weiner, H. L.,Talos, D. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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