Themistocles Protopsaltis

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Themistocles Protopsaltis, M.D.

Assistant Professor;
Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery (Ortho-Spine Surgery Div) and House Staff (Orthopaedic Surgery)
NYU Orthopedic Surgery Associates

Clinical Addresses

CENTER FOR MUSCULOSKELETAL CARE
333 E. 38TH STREET
NEW YORK, NY 10016
Hours: Mon. 9 - 6
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 646-501-7200


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Medical Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Expertise

Scoliosis, Artificial Disk Replacement, Kyphosis, Spinal Tumors, Spinal Stenosis, Brachial Plexus, Cervical Myelopathy, Spinal Infections, Spondylolisthesis, Spinal Arthritis, Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, Spinal Surgery, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Cervical Fracture, Spinal Cord Injury

Clinical Responsibilities

Dr. Protopsaltis is Director of the Bellevue Orthopaedic Spine Service and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center. He has unique dual training in spine and peripheral nerve disorders. He completed a fellowship in Spine Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center and a fellowship in Hand, Microsurgery/Peripheral Nerve Surgery at Duke University Medical Center. He completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Columbia, New York Presbyterian Hospital. His clinical practice specializes in the surgical management of all spinal disorders as well as the differentiation and management of peripheral nerve problems such as carpal tunnel syndrome and cubital tunnel syndrome. His Major Clinical Interests include: Cervical Radiculopathy, Double Crush Phenomenon, Peripheral Neuropathies and Brachial Plexus, Injuries, Spine fusion techniques, Cervical Disc Replacement and Motion Preservation, Cervical Spine Deformity, Pediatric Cervical Disorders, Neck Pain, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Disorders, Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Disc Herniation, Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Pediatric and Adult Scoliosis, Percutaneous Spine Surgery, Microsurgery, Vascularized Free Fibula Transfer, Nerve repair. To view more, please visit: www.ProtoMD.com

Languages

Korean, Greek, Spanish

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, AFFINITY EXCHANGE- ESSENTIAL, Cigna HMO/POS, Cigna PPO, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, FIDELIS EXCHANGE, HEALTHREPUBLIC, HIP ACCESS I, HIP ACCESS II, HIP CHLD HLTH, HIP EPO/PPO, HIP HMO, HIP MEDICARE, HIP POS, HORIZON BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD, LOCAL 1199 PPO, MAGNACARE PPO, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, NJ MEDICAID, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, OSCAR, OXFORD EXCHANGE, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare, QUEENS MEDICARE, Tricare, UHC EPO, UHC HMO, UHC MEDICARE, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER, UNITED EXCHANGE- COMPASS, US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, WORKERS COMP

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Board Certification

2011 — Ab Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

1997-2001 — Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, Medical Education
2002-2003 — Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (Orthopaedics/Surgery), Internship
2003-2007 — Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (Orthopaedics/Surgery), Residency Training
2007-2008 — Duke University (Hand Surgery), Clinical Fellowships
2008-2009 — New York University (Spine Surgery), Clinical Fellowships

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Research Interests

Cervical Radiculopathy Double Crush Phenomenon Peripheral Neuropathies and Brachial Plexus Injuries Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion (ACDF) Cervical Laminoplsty Cervical Laminectomy and Fusion Cevical Foramenotomy Cervical Disc Replacement and Motion Preservation Cervical Spine Deformity Neck Pain Microscopic Lumbar Discectomy Lumbar Laminectomy and Decompression Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Decompression and Fusion Microsurgery Peripheral Nerve Decompression, Neurolysis, Repair and Transfer Vascularized Free Fibula Transfer