ABOUT NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C.
NSPC has been named to Becker’s Spine Review’s Spine Surgery Practices to Know. Six NSPC physicians have been named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 “Top Doctors” list. Seven NSPC physicians were recognized as “Top Doctors” in Castle Connolly directory for 2013.
Our Current Locations Include:
- Great Neck, NY at 600 Northern Boulevard
- Rockville Centre, NY at 100 Merrick Road
- Commack, NY at 353 Veterans Memorial Highway
- West Islip, NY at 500 Montauk Highway
- Lake Success, NY at 1991 Marcus Avenue
- Port Jefferson Station, NY at 1500-8A Route 112
- Bethpage, NY at 4230 Hempstead Turnpike
We Have Been Faithfully Serving Patients Since 1958. The Following Is A Brief History Of The Practice.
|1958||Dr. I. Melbourne Greenberg founded the practice.|
|1965||Dr. Stephen D. Burstein joined the practice.|
|1976||Dr. Mihai Dimancescu joined the practice.|
|1998||Dr. Michael H. Brisman, Dr. William J. Sonstein joined the practice.|
|2004||Dr. Jeffrey A. Brown joined the practice.|
|2007||Dr. Artem Y. Vaynman, Dr. Lee Eric Tessler, Dr. Jonathan L. Brisman, Dr. Ramin Rak, Dr. Alan Mechanic, Dr. Donald S. Krieff, Dr. Paul Duic, Dr. Jai Grewal, Dr. Muhammad M. Khan, Dr. Madan K. Raj joined the practice.|
|2008||Dr. Brian J. Snyder, Dr. Elizabeth M. Trinidad, Dr. Alan D. Rosenthal joined the practice.|
|2009||Dr. Mihai Dimancescu rejoined the practice after a brief hiatus. In addition, Dr. David Chang, Dr. Alan Ettinger, Dr. Scott Uretsky Dr. Gad Klein and Dr. Marat Avshalumov also joined the practice.|
|2010||Neurophysiologist, Dr. Joseph Moreira, Endovascular Neuroradiologist, Dr. John Pile-Spellman and Neuro-intensivist Dr. Ivan Mikolaenko joined the practice in 2010.|
|2011||Dr. Robert N. Holtzman, board certified in neurosurgery as well as in psychiatry and neurology, and Dr. Stephen T. Onesti, neurosurgeon specializing in spine surgery joined the practice in Spring – Summer of 2011. In Fall of 2011, Dr. Sachin N. Shah, a neurosurgeon specializing in spinal surgery and Dr. Vladimir Dadashev, specializing in the treatment of degenerative diseases of the spine and spine tumors, joined the practice.|
|2012||Dr. John A. Grant, a board certified neurosurgeon who specializes in pediatric neurosurgery, and has an interest in vascular neurosurgery and epilepsy surgery joined the practice. In Summer 2012, Dr. Zachariah M. George, a neurosurgeon with special expertise in complex spinal surgery and minimally invasive surgery and Dr. Gerald M. Zupruk, a general neurosurgeon joined the group. In November 2012, Dr. Puneet Singh, a board certified neurologist specializing in intraoperative neurophysiology joined NSPC.|
|2013||In May 2013 Dr. Sundeep Mangla, board certified in radiology joined the practice.|
|2014||September 2014 Dr. Paolo A. Bolognese, a neurosurgeon specializing in Chiari Malformation joined the practice. December 2014 Dr. Geoffrey H. Basson, a neuro-ophthalmologist with board certification in both neurology and ophthalmology joined NSPC.|
|1998||Hired first dual trained neurosurgery-spine fellowship neurosurgeon on Long Island.|
|2000||First minimally invasive micro-endoscopic discectomy in tri-state area.|
|2002||Established the only regional Model C Gamma Knife Program|
|2004||First private practice in Nassau County to have a Stand Up MRI available for patients. Opened Northern Boulevard Physical Therapy in Great Neck|
|2005||Established the only regional CyberKnife Program|
|2006||Created the Leslie Munzer Neurological Institute – a not for profit foundation|
|2007||Opened 2 Pain Management Offices
Opened Rockville Centre Physical Therapy
Hired the first Endovascular Neurosurgeon to practice on LI
Dr. Jonathan L. Brisman is the first Neurosurgeon on Long Island to perform aneurysm coiling
First Annual Long Island Neurological Summit put on by the Long Island Neurological Institute
Opened 2 Neuro-Oncology Offices
Expanded to Commack and West Islip
|2008||Expanded into Queens
Hired Neurosurgeon specializing in movement disorders
Established The Spine Center at Neurological Surgery PC
Established The Brain Tumor Center at Neurological Surgery PC
|2009||Hired Additional Neurosurgeons.
In addition, a Neuro-Ophthalmologist, an Epilepsy Neurologist and a Neuropsychologist joined our team.
Expanded to Lake Success
Established The Long Island Concussion Center
Established The Epilepsy Center at Neurological Surgery, P.C.
|2010||Hired Neurophysiologist and Endovascular Neuroradiologist
Expanded to Patchogue and Port Jefferson Station
|2011||Hired five additional Neurosurgeons
Expanded to Bethpage
US News & World Report 2011 names NSPC Doctors TOP DOCTORS
|2012||Opened office in Manhattan
Hired three Neurosurgeons, and one Neurologist
NSPC Phyisicans receive Castle Connolly Top Doctors Honor 2012
Long Island Brain Tumor Center at NSPC Opens New State-of-the-Art Offices in Lake Success.
Six Neurological Surgery, P.C. physicians named U.S. News & World Report “TOP DOCTORS”
Dr. Jonathan Brisman and Dr. Pile-Spellman named in New York Magazine’s “BEST DOCTORS 2013
Neurological Surgery, P.C. included on national list of “Spine Surgery Practices to Know” for second year
|2014||Seven Neurological Surgery, P.C. physicians recognized as “Top Doctors” in Castle Connolly directory: Jeffrey A. Brown, M.D., F.A.C.S., Jonathan L. Brisman, M.D., Robert N. Holtzman, M.D., Stephen T. Onesti, M.D., F.A.C.S., John A. Grant, M.D., F.A.C.S., John Pile-Spellman, M.D., F.A.C.R., and Alan B. Ettinger, M.D., M.B.A.
Hired neurosurgeon and a neuro-ophthalmologist with board certification in neurology. Opened new center, Chiari Neurosurgical Center at NSPC and began accepting Telemedicine options through the Chiari Neurosurgical Center.
|2015||Drs Lee Tessler and Jai Grewal Names “Rising Stars” by Publishers of Super Doctors® , Dr. Alan Ettinger named to Super Doctors® List|
|2016||Six Neurological Surgery, P.C. physicians recognized as “Top Doctors” in Castle Connolly directory: Jeffrey A. Brown, M.D., F.A.C.S., Jonathan L. Brisman, M.D., Robert N. Holtzman, M.D., Stephen T. Onesti, M.D., F.A.C.S., John A. Grant, M.D., F.A.C.S., and John Pile-Spellman, M.D., F.A.C.R.|