Orthopaedic Surgeon in New York, New York (NY)

Peter G. Passias MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon


  • New York Spine Institute
    230 West 79th Street, 123N
    New York, New York, 10024 - United States
    Phone: 516-336-3836

About Our Practice

Dr. Peter Passias is a board-certified orthopaedic spine surgeon at the New York Spine Institute in New York. Dr. Passias is a world leader in the surgical treatment of spinal disorders and orthopaedic surgeon at the NYU Langone Medical Center-Hospital for Joint Diseases.

Dr. Passias provides the most advanced and safest surgical techniques for surgical treatment of even the most complex cervical conditions and spinal deformities. His ultimate focus is on providing the best individualized patient care.

His areas of expertise include scoliosis and spinal deformities, spondylolisthesis, cervical disc herniation, spinal cord compression, spinal stenosis, minimally invasive spine surgery, disc replacement, and non-fusion technologies.

Dr. Passias completed an accelerated medical school program and Master’s in Mechanical Engineering at Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education in New York graduating Summa Cum Laude and top of his class of over 250 medical students. He completed his internship at Tufts University Medical Center and residency at the Tuft’s Combined Program in Boston.

Thereafter, Dr. Passias completed a clinical fellowship in the surgical treatment of Spinal Tumors and Spinal Trauma at the Harvard Combined Spine Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital followed by a post-doctoral in biomechanical engineering research of spinal disorders at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He then completed a second clinical fellowship in Scoliosis and Degenerative Spinal Surgery at Cornell University New York Presbyterian Hospital and the Hospital for Special Surgery.

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Board Certified
  • Fellowship Trained
Area of Focus
  • Degenerative Spine
  • Spinal Deformity
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Cervical Spine Research Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • Scoliosis Research Society
Hospital Affiliations
  • NYU Langone Medical Center/Hospital for Joint Diseases
University Affiliations
  • NYU School of Medicine/NYU Langione Medical Center/Hospital for Joint Diseases
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