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Dr. Michael Sisti, MD

Neurosurgery
4.9 (139)
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Overview of Dr. Michael Sisti, MD

Dr. Michael Sisti, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in New York, NY. They completed their fellowship with NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH

Dr. Sisti works at CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Meningiomas, Acoustic Neuroma, Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base and Neuroendoscopy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts 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. Sisti's Office Locations

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    CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York
    710 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions

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    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • Healthfirst
    • Humana
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    • Oxford Health Plans
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.9
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    Mar 10, 2023
    Back in 2009,I went to my ENT and was not feeling right,he sent me for MRI ,and I found out I had a Meningioma,and I started researching Dr's,and I found Dr. Sisti, I got an appointment with him. From the moment I walked into his office,I knew I was in good hands. My tumor was benign,and he advised to check it once a year. In 2016,I had my yearly MRI, then one had grown on the Optic Nerve ,and was not operable He advised he was going to try Gmanife,and the process started. I went to see Dr Tony Wang,first,and then I was scheduled for the surgery. It was a little scary,but I knew I was in good hands. Dr Sisti made me feel so safe,and I knew I was going to be ok. The procedure went well. I was back to work in a few days. I have yearly MRI's,and last year,after the 5 year mark,I am cured. Because of him,I am cured. I give him 100 stars. If you need a Dr,in his expertise,he is the one. The Best Ever! The hospital is aces as well. I was treated with such grace and respect.
    Cheryl Graziano — Mar 10, 2023
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    About Dr. Michael Sisti, MD

    Specialties
    • Neurosurgery
    Specialties
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
    Gender
    NPI Number
    • 1649209008
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center|New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Internship
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Sisti has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Sisti has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Sisti works at CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Sisti’s profile.

    Dr. Sisti has seen patients for Meningiomas, Acoustic Neuroma, Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base and Neuroendoscopy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Sisti on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    139 patients have reviewed Dr. Sisti. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sisti.

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