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Dr. Christopher Winfree, MD

Pain Medicine*
3.4 (30)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Christopher Winfree, MD

Dr. Christopher Winfree, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Pain Medicine, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Winfree, completed a residency at Newyork-Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Winfree an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Winfree works at CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York in New York, NY with other offices in Tarrytown, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Winfree's Office Locations

  1. 1
    CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York
    710 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  2. 2
    ColumbiaDoctors - Tarrytown
    155 White Plains Rd, Tarrytown, NY 10591 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

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Deep Brain Stimulation
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Excision of Brain Tumor
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Muscle Biopsy
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Nerve Decompression and Repair
Neurostimulator Implantation
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    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Humana
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • Neighborhood Health Plan
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    About Dr. Christopher Winfree, MD

    • Pain Medicine

    • *Healthline does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    • Male
    NPI Number
    • 1013064948
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    Education & Certifications

    • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    • Newyork-Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center
    • New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Medical Education
    • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

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