Exceptional brain and spine care, tailored to you
The Department of Neurosurgery at North Shore University Hospital is the largest neurosurgery department on Long Island and one of the largest in the nation. With world-renowned physicians and the collective resources of Northwell Health, our collaborative approach allows us to design the best treatment plan for you. Our experts are on the forefront of surgical and nonsurgical treatments and regularly contribute to significant advances in technology, education and research in the treatment of brain, spine and cerebrovascular system conditions.
*Based on an analysis of Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System (SPARCS) data from 2015 to Q2 2017
Our areas of expertise
What sets us apart?
We’re accredited by NAEC as a Level 4 Epilepsy Center, providing patients with complex and extensive treatments for epilepsy.
We’re Long Island's first, and Nassau County’s only, comprehensive stroke center.
We’re home to Long Island’s largest neuro ICU—16 beds staffed with neurointensivists, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
We’re part of Northwell Health, Long Island’s only health system to provide 24/7 telestroke and tele-ICU coverage.