Mark Weidenbaum, MD

Expertise in: 
Spine
Board Certifications: 
Orthopedic Surgery
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

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Mark Weidenbaum, MD, specializes in treating a broad range of spinal disorders in both adults and children, including spinal deformity, arthritis, trauma, tumors, instability, and degenerative conditions. His surgical procedures range from minimally invasive and microsurgical approaches to complex spinal reconstructions.

Dr. Weidenbaum is active in basic science as well as in clinical research and has published numerous scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals. He is particularly interested in spinal deformity and degeneration and travels regularly to participate in scientific exchanges as well as in care for patients with challenging conditions. Dr. Weidenbaum also holds leadership roles in national and international spine surgery organizations.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spinal Stenosis
  • Cervical Spine Disease
  • Congenital Anomalies of Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Interventional Spine Procedures
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Spine
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Disorder
  • Spinal Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformity
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Pain
  • Spine Problems
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondyloarthritis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenosis of Lumbosacral Spine

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital

Languages

  • French
  • Hebrew

Gender

  • Male

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Location(s)

ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
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ColumbiaDoctors Tarrytown
155 White Plains Road
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Primary
New Patient Appointments:
Englewood, NJ - 500 Grand Avenue
500 Grand Avenue
Englewood, NJ 07631
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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield

Local 1199

  • NYP Employee Plan

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Internship: St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
  • Residency: St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Fellowship: Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Research