Dr. Jeffrey A. Goldstein, MD, FACS, New York, NY, 10279

Dr. Goldstein's expertise is in spinal surgery, and includes the neck (cervical) and back (thoracic and lumbar). Most patients have been referred to Dr. Goldstein for a surgical consultation. His practice focuses on degenerative diseases, disk herniation, stenosis, deformity, trauma, and tumors. Dr. Goldstein is a leader in the area of minimally-invasive spine surgery and artificial disc replacement. He has distinguished himself as an innovator and researcher. He has published numerous articles in both national and international journals.

Type of Spine Professional

  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Areas of Expertise


  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Trauma
  • Tumors


  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Lumbar
  • Discectomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty


  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 1998
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Professional Distinctions

  • Best Doctors in New York
  • Director of Spine Service, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
  • Associate Director Spine Fellowship, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
  • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU School of Medicine
  • Maryland Spine Fellowship

Professional Affiliations

  • North American Spine Society
  • Cervical Spine Research Society
  • Scoliosis Research Society
  • International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • International Society for Study of the Lumbar Spine
  • Lumbar Spine Research Society