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Surgical Specialist, Neurological Surgeon
15 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(10)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Kaplitt is Excellent. Dr. Kaplitt has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Kaplitt, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 21 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pain
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Stereotaxic Techniques
  • Stroke
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Education & Awards

Dr. Kaplitt graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Kaplitt has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael G Kaplitt MD and PHD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael G. Kaplitt practice?
Dr. Michael Kaplitt has 4 office locations.
Dr. Michael Kaplitt practices Neurological Surgery near New York, NY.
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