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Dr. Dean Chou, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.1 (19)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Dean Chou, MD

Dr. Dean Chou, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Chou an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Chou works at NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Spinal Cord Injury, Spine Deformities and Cervical Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Chou's Office Locations

  1. 1
    NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital
    5141 Broadway, New York, NY 10034 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  2. 2
    ColumbiaDoctors - Midtown
    51 W 51st St, New York, NY 10019 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Deformities
Cervical Stenosis
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Compressed Spinal Cord
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Cord Decompression
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Radiculopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Fusion
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Astrocytoma
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chordoma
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Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Extradural Hemorrhage
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Malignant Schwannoma
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurogenic Bowel
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pineal Region Tumors
Piriformis Syndrome
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Brain Surgery
Craniectomy
Craniotomy
Laminoplasty
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
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    • Cigna
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.1
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    About Dr. Dean Chou, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1023066834
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Dean Chou, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Chou is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Chou works at NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Chou’s profile.

    Dr. Chou has seen patients for Spinal Cord Injury, Spine Deformities and Cervical Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Chou on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Chou. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Chou.

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