Physician’s Profile

Christopher E. Mandigo, MD

Department of Neurological Surgery
Introduction:

Dr. Mandigo earned his medical doctorate from the College of Physicians and Surgeons where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his Neurological Surgery Internship, Residency and Chief Residency at the Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia University. Dr. Mandigo's practice is devoted to spinal deformity, degenerative spine disease, intervertebral disc disease, spinal column tumors and spinal cord tumors. Dr. Mandigo uses minimally invasive techniques for spinal surgery including the use of narrow tube retractor systems for cervical and lumbar microdiscectomy and spinal fusion. He also has expertise in artificial disc replacement surgery in the cervical spine. He has particular expertise evaluating and, if required, treating disorders of spinal alignment such as scoliosis or sagittal imbalance.

Dr. Mandigo's office is in The Spine Hospital of the Neurological Institute of New York in Department of Neurological Surgery at the Neurological Institute of Columbia Medical Center/NewYork Presbyterian Hospital.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Spine Surgery
  • Brain & Spinal Tumors
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Disorder of Intervertebral Disc
  • Degenerative Spinal Disorder
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Cervical Spinal Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spinal Disorder
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Surgery
  • Tethered Cords
  • Spine Surgery
  • Neck and Lumbar Spine Problems
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Techniques
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Microsurgery of the Spine
  • Pituitary Neoplasm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Skull Base Tumors
  • Spine (all aspects)
  • Spine Trauma
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Spine Cancer
  • Congenital Spinal Malformation
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Spine Care
  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
  • Complex Spinal Surgery
  • Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Neck Pain
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Spine Injuries
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Spine Instrumentation Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spine Pain
  • Cervical and Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Spine Problems
  • Scoliosis
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Spine Fusion Surgery
  • Trauma
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Scoliosis Fusion
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Adult Scoliosis Surgery
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Vascular Malformation
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Complex Spine Instrumentation
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Neck/Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Spine Deformity
  • Spinal Neurosurgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Spine Tumors
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Neck Pain
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Neurosurgery
  • Cervical Fusion
  • Traumatic Spine Stabilization
  • Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Disc Herniation
  • Lumbar Disc Herniation
  • Reconstructive Spine Surgery
  • Back Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Revision Spine Surgery
  • Artificial Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis of Spine
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Second Opinion
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Herniated Disc
  • Spinal Arthritis
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Disc Replacement
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Meningioma
  • Disc Disorder
  • Spinal Decompression