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Dr. Richard Johnson, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.2 (16)
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36 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Johnson, MD

Dr. Richard Johnson, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Kew Gardens, NY. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine and is affiliated with NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan, Glen Cove Hospital and Nassau University Medical Center. Dr. Johnson, completed a residency at SUNY Health Sci Center. Patients rated Dr. Johnson an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Johnson works at Practice in Kew Gardens, NY with other offices in East Meadow, NY, Greenvale, NY and Garden City, NY. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Johnson's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Nyu Langone Neurosurgery Associates - Kew Gardens
    8002 Kew Gardens Rd Ste 703, Kew Gardens, NY 11415 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 459-7700
  2. 2
    Waldbaum Inc
    1530 Front St, East Meadow, NY 11554 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (516) 324-7500
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Sunday
    08:00 - 17:00
  3. 3
    Office
    2200 Northern Blvd Ste 127, Greenvale, NY 11548 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (516) 419-4500
  4. 4
    Christopher R. Sellars D.o. PC
    877 Stewart Ave Ste 28, Garden City, NY 11530 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (516) 222-1000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan
  • Glen Cove Hospital
  • Nassau University Medical Center

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Herniated Disc Surgery
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Spinal Stenosis
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Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Aneurysm
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Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Complete Spinal Cord Injury
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
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Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
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Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Traumatic Coma
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Torticollis
Upper Back Pain
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Facet Blocks
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Peripheral Nerve Block
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    4.2
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    About Dr. Richard Johnson, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1356495782
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • SUNY Health Sci Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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