Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD, FACS

Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD, FACS

Neurosurgeon at Long Island Neurosurgical and Pain Specialists

Meet Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD, FACS

Dr. Salvatore Palumbo engages a high volume Neurosurgical practice which includes a wide array of cranial surgery for treatment of complex brain tumors. Dr. Palumbo has advanced expertise in spinal surgery and spinal reconstruction for both degenerative and traumatic spinal disorders. His surgical spectrum includes minimally invasive microdiscectomies to multi-level instrumented spinal re-stabilization procedures. He continues to maintain a research involvement in the field of cranial –spinal trauma, and is a participant in a multi-center study.

Dr. Palumbo serves as the Chief of Neurosurgery at St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage. He also serves as the Director of Neurotrauma at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip. He was formerly the director of the Spine Center at Southside Hospital – North Shore/LIJ Hospital System. Dr. Palumbo is a Fellow of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and is a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. He has been appointed Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Other memberships include the North American Spine Society, New York State/County Medical Societies.

The recipient of numerous awards, Dr. Palumbo is recognized as a Top Doctor in America as well as Long Island. While practicing in Pennsylvania, he also received the Outstanding Physicians Award, among other professional recognition's.

Dr. Palumbo received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia. He completed his General Surgery Internship and Neurosurgery residency at the University of Rochester – Strong Memorial Hospital. There, he also undertook advanced training in complex spinal instrumentation.

Dr. Salvatore Palumbo is a Neurosurgeon with Long Island Neurosurgical and Pain Specialists.

Directions to our primary location in

West Islip, NY

How Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD, FACS Can Help You

Specialties

  • Neurosurgeon

Conditions

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Foot Drop
  • Foot Pain
  • Fracture
  • Headache / Migraine
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Leg Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tumors
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Whiplash

Treatments

  • ALIF (anterior lumbar interbody fusion)
  • Annulus Repair
  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Anterior Cervical Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Cervical
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Lumbar
  • Back Surgery
  • Bone Graft Substitutes
  • Bracing
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Dynamic lumbar stabilization
  • Endoscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Interspinous process spacers
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Testing
  • PLIF (posterior lumbar interbody fusion)
  • Posterior Cervical Decompression
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • TLIF (transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion)
  • Upper Back Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty

Accolades for Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD, FACS

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Director, Spine Center at Southside Hospital
  • Director, Spine Center at North Shore/LIJ Hospital System
  • Director, Spine Center at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Member, Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
  • New York State/County Medical Societies

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Office Information for Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD, FACS

1175 Montauk Highway
Suite 6
West Islip, NY 11795
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Profile last updated: September 20, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.