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Dr. Artem Y. Vaynman

Dr. Artem Y. Vaynman

Artem Y. Vaynman, M.D., F.A.A.N.S., is a board certified Neurosurgeon with special expertise in complex spinal surgery, minimally invasive spinal surgery. Dr. Vaynman treats a variety of spine problems, such as degenerative scoliosis, spinal stenosis, compression fractures, back pain, herniated disc, and sciatica.  He received his undergraduate degree, Bachelor of Arts in Biology, from New York University College of Art and Science, New York, NY, where he was on the Dean’s List. During his studies at the NYU Department of Molecular Biology, Dr. Vaynman was awarded the National Scientific Foundation Grant for Research.

Dr. Vaynman obtained his medical degree at SUNY-Downstate College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, magna cum laude.  He received the Jadwin Honor Scholarship, a Clinical Excellence Award while at SUNY-Downstate.  At the New Jersey Medical School University Hospital in Newark, NJ Dr. Vaynman served as Resident in General Surgery and Resident in Neurosurgery. He then became Chief Resident in Neurosurgery, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ, followed by his position as Chief Resident in Neurosurgery, New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital, Newark, NJ. He holds medical licenses in California, NJ, and NY. Most recently he completed a Complex Spine Surgery Fellowship at Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio.

He authored a chapter on “Spinal Cord Injury and Paralysis” in Essentials of Orthopedic Surgery: Spine. Dr. Vaynman has published papers in multiple peer-reviewed journals on topics of brain injury and treatment of acute hydrocephalus. 

Dr Vaynman is currently co-chief of spine surgery at Mercy Medical Center. In addition, as a Fellow Member of both the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Dr. Vaynman has presented at CNS and AANS annual meetings. He also performed Chief of Service Grand Rounds at UMDNJ-Newark, New York Neurosurgical Society and at the Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health, Cleveland, Ohio on multiple topics.   Dr. Vaynman is fluent in Russian.


Interview video with Artem Y. Vaynman, M.D., F.A.A.N.S.

"I suggest strongly that you see Dr. Vaynman and the people in the practice. I would say run to them. As far as I’m concerned, he’s magic. I’m completely satisfied with their services." - Frank D’Aurio

Dr. Vaynman Performs Spinal Fusion On Four Herniated Discs | watch video

"Dr. Vaynman was great," said Ms. Crawford, who also praised Dr. Hishmeh, as well as Dr. Vaynman’s staff.   "He was so competent, and made me feel very comfortable."

Scoliosis Surgery Helps Hicksville Woman Enjoy Retirement

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"My Experience With [Dr. Vaynman] Has Been Very Positive. He’s A No-Nonsense Doctor, Which I Like, And The Fact That He’s A Young Doctor Too. … I’m Very Pleased With The Office Staff, Too. They’re Wonderful." -Marcella Dowling’s

Vaynman Restores Marcella Dowling’s Ability To Walk, Pain Free | watch video

"Dr. Vaynman and a team of doctors worked and really put my back together so perfectly.… Dr. Vaynman is… so wonderful, so compassionate, so skilled, and so talented.… I thank God I went to Dr. Vaynman." - Patient Angela Chowayou

Dr. Vaynman’s Scoliosis Surgery Leaves Angela Chowayou Pain Free
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"I have no pain now, and I can walk again with no problem. I'd recommend this surgery with Dr. Vaynman for other people with this problem" - Patient, Gregory Slator
Spine Surgery by Dr. Artem Vaynman Gives Long Island Man Back his Quality of Life
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Dr. Vaynman is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Winthrop University Hospital
  • South Nassau Communities Hospital
  • Mercy Medical Center
  • North Shore University Hospital
  • Huntington Hospital
  • Plainview Hospital
  • Franklin Hospital
  • Glen Cove Hospital
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • St. Francis Hospital
  • St Joseph's Hospital


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