Michael S. Virk, MD, PhD

Michael S. Virk, MD, PhD Specialties: Spinal Surgery, Interventional Spine Care, Neurological Surgery

Michael S. Virk, MD, PhD
Specialties: Spinal Surgery, Interventional Spine Care, Neurological Surgery
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New York, NY 10038
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    240 East 59th Street
    New York, NY 10022

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  • Aetna Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Affinity
  • Amida Care
  • Emblem Select Care
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Group Health Incorporated
  • Healthfirst
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UnitedHealthcare

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About Michael S. Virk, MD, PhD

Dr. Virk is a highly respected and widely published neurosurgeon with specialty training in minimally invasive and complex surgery for a wide variety of spine conditions. He specializes in advanced, state-of-the-art minimally invasive techniques using intraoperative, computer-assisted navigation as well as spinal endoscopy, and in open surgical strategies for patients who will benefit most from these.Dr. Virk's ultimate treatment goal is to help patients regain function to the greatest extent possible, with minimal pain and short hospital stays, so that they can return to enjoying their lives.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital


  • Benign Tumor of Spinal Cord

  • Cervical Fusion

  • Cervical Herniated Disc

  • Cervical Spine Surgery

  • Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS)

  • Degenerative Cervical Spinal Stenosis

  • Degenerative Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

  • Degenerative Lumbar Spine Disorders

  • Degenerative Spinal Disorder

  • Degenerative Spine Disease

  • Herniated Disc

  • Kyphoplasty

  • Kyphosis

  • Laminectomy

  • Lumbar Decompression

  • Lumbar Herniated Disc

  • Malignant Tumor of Spinal Cord

  • Microdiscectomy

  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusions

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

  • Scoliosis Fusion

  • Spinal Cord Injury

  • Spinal Decompression

  • Spinal Fracture

  • Spinal Fusion

  • Spinal Instrumentation

  • Spinal Stenosis of Lumbar Region

  • Spinal Stenosis of Thoracic Region

  • Spinal Stenosis Surgery

  • Spinal Surgery

  • Spinal Tumors

  • Spine Instrumentation Surgery

  • Spine Pain

  • Stenosis of Lumbosacral Spine

  • Tumor of the Spinal Cord