Dr. John S. Shiau, MD

Dr. John S. Shiau, MD

Neurosurgeon at Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Institute

Meet Dr. John S. Shiau, MD

Dr. John Shiau is a board certified, fellowship trained neurosurgeon who is well recognized and respected nationally for his participation and contributions towards the advancement of minimally invasive spine surgery. With over ten years of neurosurgical practice within the New York tri-state region, his reputation and expertise in the field of minimally invasive neurosurgery have earned him consideration as one of New York’s leaders in the field.

Dr. Shiau is dedicated to treating patients by the least invasive means possible and has also continued his academic pursuit of improvement in this field. To date, Dr Shiau has been named faculty educator with numerous spinal device companies, teaching surgeons from across the globe his techniques in minimally invasive spinal surgery. Dr Shiau is well published amongst some of the leading Neurosurgery Journals, and has been consulted by several of the world’s leading spine product development teams to aide in perfecting spinal surgical instrumentation.

Dr. Shiau is passionate about providing his patients with the best and least invasive neurosurgical care possible.

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New York, NY

How Dr. John S. Shiau, MD Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Foraminal Stenosis
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Trauma
  • Vertebral Fractures
  • Whiplash


  • ALIF: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Fusion
  • Axial Lumbar Interbody Fusion (AxiaLIF)
  • Cervical Arthroplasty
  • Cervical Corpectomy
  • Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Cervical Laminectomy
  • Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion (DLIF)
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • PLIF: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Sacroiliac joint fusion
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Thoracic Discectomy
  • Thoracic Laminectomy
  • Thoracic Spine Surgery
  • X-STOP

Accolades for Dr. John S. Shiau, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Minimally Invasive and Endoscopic Neurosurgical Technique Fellowship, Johannes Gutenberg University Hospital - Germany

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Society for Advancement of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • International Society for Advancement of Spine Surgery
  • North American Spine Society

Board Certifications

  • Diplomat, Board Certified: American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Office Information for Dr. John S. Shiau, MD

15 Park Avenue
Suite 1S
New York, NY 10016
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Primary Location:

15 Park Avenue
Suite 1S
New York, NY 10016

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Additional Locations

Advanced Spine Surgery Center
855 Lehigh Avenue
Union, NJ 07083
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Profile last updated: August 29, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.