Andrew C Hecht, MD Email Andrew Hecht
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery
- Spine Surgery
- Orthopedics & Orthopedic Surgery
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
In the News
- Dr. Hecht discusses cervical spine disorders such as disc herniations and spinal stenosis and motion preservation. View the PDF.
- Dr. Hecht discusses neck and lower back pain in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up. View the PDF.
- Dr. Hecht leads a team of specialists from Mount Sinai in a new program which treats retired NFL players. Read more.
- When famed jockey Richard Migliore rebroke his neck, Dr. Andrew Hecht performed a stunning repair. Read about it on ESPN.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
- Cervical Myelopathy
- Herniated Disk
- Intervertebral Diskectomy
- Neck Fracture
- Spinal Fusion
- Spinal Stenosis
- Vertebral Fracture
MD, Harvard Medical School
Internship, General Surgery
New England Deaconess Hospital
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Program
Fellowship, Spinal Surgery
Emory Spine Center
2010 - 2017
America's Top Doctors
America's Top Doctors® is the national guide that identifies more than 6,700 top specialists throughout the U.S. in more than 65 medical specialties and subspecialties for the care and treatment of more than 1,700 diseases and medical conditions. These outstanding doctors represent the top 1% in the nation.
2009 - 2018
Super Doctors - New York
Super Doctors is a listing of outstanding doctors from more than 40 medical specialties who have attained a high degree of peer recognition or professional achievement.
2008 - 2017
Top Doctors - New York
The doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion.
Cervical and Lumbar Spine Surgery and Intervertebral Disc Biology.
Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.
Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Hecht during 2018 and/or 2019. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- Medtronic, Inc.
- Zimmer, Inc.
Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.
Physicians who provide services at hospitals and facilities in the Mount Sinai Health System might not participate in the same health plans as those Mount Sinai hospitals and facilities (even if the physicians are employed or contracted by those hospitals or facilities).
Information regarding insurance participation and billing by this physician may be found on this page, and can also be obtained by contacting this provider directly. Because physicians insurance participation can change, the insurance information on this page may not always be up-to-date. Please contact this physician directly to obtain the most up-to-date insurance information.
Insurance and health plan networks that the various Mount Sinai Health System hospitals and facilities participate in can be found on the Mount Sinai Health System website.