Dr. Bridget Carey, MD

Dr. Bridget Carey, MD

Neurologist at Weill Cornell Medicine Center for Comprehensive Spine Care

Meet Dr. Bridget Carey, MD

Bridget T. Carey, MD, is a neurologist who specializes in the care of patients with disorders of the spine, peripheral nerves, and neuromuscular system. Dr. Carey is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Attending Neurologist at Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian, and the Hospital for Special Surgery.

Dr. Carey graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, with honors, and received her M.D. from Cornell University Medical College. She completed an internship in internal medicine followed by residency in neurology at the New York Weill Cornell Medical Center, where she was the recipient of the American Academy of Neurology Future Researchers Award and the Chief Resident Teaching Award. Dr. Carey completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology, electromyography, and neuromuscular disease at the Hospital for Special Surgery and the New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is board certified in both Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine. Dr. Carey has an active role in teaching medical students and neurology residents, and has been the recipient of several teaching awards.

Dr. Carey is a neurologist with Weill Cornell Medicine Center for Comprehensive Spine Care.

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How Dr. Bridget Carey, MD Can Help You


  • Neurologist


  • M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, 2000


  • Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Foot Drop
  • Head Injury
  • Headache/Migraine
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain/Neuralgia
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy / Leg Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Thoracic spine disorders


  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Nerve Testing
  • Non-Surgical Treatment and Diagnosis
  • Pain Management

Accolades for Dr. Bridget Carey, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Associate Neurology Clerkship Director - Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Assistant Professor of Neurology - Weill Cornell Medical College

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, Neurology
  • Board Certified, Neuromuscular Medicine


  • Weill Cornell Medical College Award for Teaching Excellence
  • Clinical and Translational Science Center Pilot Study Grant Award

Office Information for Dr. Bridget Carey, MD

Neuromuscular Center
1305 York Avenue
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10021
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Primary Location:

Neuromuscular Center
1305 York Avenue
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10021


Monday: 9:00 -5:00
Tuesday: 9:00 - 5:00
Wednesday: 9:00 - 5:00
Thursday: 9:00 - 5:00
Friday: 9:00 - 5:00

Visit the Weill Cornell Medicine Center for Comprehensive Spine Care Website

Insurance Accepted

  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Other insurances accepted – call for full list

Additional Locations

Neuromuscular Center / General Neurology
520 E. 70th Street
Starr Pavilion 607
New York, NY 10065
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