Konstantinos Margetis, MD, PhD Email Konstantinos Margetis
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
- Mount Sinai Queens
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
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Konstantinos Margetis, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery in the Department of Neurosurgery at the Mount Sinai Health System, Chief of Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai St. Luke's, and Director of Spine at Mount Sinai Downtown-Union Square.
Dr. Margetis is a uniquely qualified neurosurgeon with dual postgraduate fellowships in Complex Spine Surgery from The Cleveland Clinic in Ohio under Dr. Edward Benzel, and in Pediatric Neurosurgery from Weill Cornell Medical College in New York under Dr. Mark Souweidane. Dr. Margetis obtained his medical degree at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Medical School in Greece. At the University of Athens, also in Greece, he earned his PhD for research related to the effects of Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy on the Central Nervous System and completed his Neurosurgery residency. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and holds a Masters Certificate in Health Care Leadership from Cornell University. Dr. Margetis has been published in a variety of scholarly journals including the Journal of Neurosurgery, World Neurosurgery, Neuromodulation, and the Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. Dr. Margetis is also fluent in Greek.
Dr. Margetis practices general neurosurgery and complex spine surgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai St. Luke's in Manhattan, New York. Dr. Margetis also sees patients at Mount Sinai Downtown-Union Square.
- Back Pain
- Brain / Spinal Cord Cancer
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Cervical Disc Replacement
- Cervical Myelopathy
- Cervical Radiculopathy
- Chiari Malformation
- Chronic Neck Pain
- Disc Disease of Neck and Back
- Herniated Disk
- Leg Pain
- Low Back Pain
- Lumbar Interbody Fusion
- MRI - Spinal Cord
- Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
- Neck Pain
- Peripheral Neuropathy
- Spinal Cord Disorder
- Spinal Cord Injury
- Spinal Cord Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Spinal Cord Second Opinion
- Spinal Cord Surgery
- Spinal Cord Tumors
- Spinal Stenosis
- Spine Fracture
- Spine Pain
- Subdural Hematoma
- Tethered Cord Syndrome
- Thoracic/Lumbar Laminectomy
- Traumatic Brain Injury
Biomechanics/Bioengineering, Biomedical Sciences, Spine
MD, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki
401 General Military Hospitals of Athens
Fellowship, Pediatric Neurosurg
Weill Cornell Medical College
Fellowship, Spinal Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Citation of Being an Outstanding Individual for the Community and New York State
New York State Assembly
Doctor's Day Award
New York City / Health + Hospitals
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