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Meic H. Schmidt, M.D., M.B.A., FAANS, FACS

Meic H. Schmidt (9-19-16)Professor & Department Chair of Neurosurgery, New York Medical College
Director of Neurosurgery, Westchester Medical Center 

Education and Training

College: University of Utah
Medical: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin
Fellowship: Neuro-Oncology, University of California, San Francisco
Fellowship: Spine Surgery, University of California, San Francisco
Graduate: MBA, University of Utah

Board Certification

  • Diplomat, American Board of Neurological Surgery


  • Spine Surgery, Neurosurgical Oncology and Trauma
  • Complex, minimally invasive & endoscopic spine surgery for tumors, trauma and degenerative spine disease
  • Microsurgery for tumors and vascular malformations of the spinal cord
  • Cranial Surgery for primary and metastatic brain tumor
  • Surgery for brain and spine trauma
  • Image-guided brain and spine surgery
  • Spine and spinal cord tumors
  • Metastatic spine tumors

Academic interest

  • Neuro-oncology for Pituitary, Brain, Spine and Spinal cord tumors
  • Intraoperative Imaging and Navigation for Spine Surgery
  • Fluorescence and Photodynamic Therapy Research
  • Neuro-trauma with emphasis developing new surgical techniques for spine fractures
  • Healthcare Research and Quality, Patient Safety, Outcomes Research


  • Fellow, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College Surgeons