Dr. Michael Guenther Kaiser MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Michael Kaiser is a neurosurgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center and Valley Hospital. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Kaiser accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center and one of 19 at Valley Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including German.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: Neurosurgical Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Valley Hospital

St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • German

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1995–2000

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1994–1995

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 10 years in Neurological Surgery

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 2: Assessment of functional outcome following lumbar fusion.
Ghogawala, Z.,Resnick, D. K.,Watters, W. C.,Mummaneni, P. V.,Dailey, A. T.,Choudhri, T. F.,Eck, J. C.,Sharan, A.,Groff, M. W.,Wang, J. C.,Dhall, S. S.,Kaiser, M. G.

Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 3: Assessment of economic outcome.
Ghogawala, Z.,Whitmore, R. G.,Watters, W. C.,Sharan, A.,Mummaneni, P. V.,Dailey, A. T.,Choudhri, T. F.,Eck, J. C.,Groff, M. W.,Wang, J. C.,Resnick, D. K.,Dhall, S. S.,Kaiser, M. G.

Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 5: Correlation between radiographic outcome and function.
Dhall, S. S.,Choudhri, T. F.,Eck, J. C.,Groff, M. W.,Ghogawala, Z.,Watters, W. C.,Dailey, A. T.,Resnick, D. K.,Sharan, A.,Mummaneni, P. V.,Wang, J. C.,Kaiser, M. G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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