Dr. Ira R Abbott, MD

Neurosurgery     -  New York,  Bronx


Dr. Ira R Abbott, MD works in Bronx, New York is a specialist in Neurosurgery and graduated Baylor College Of Medicine in 1980. Dr. Abbott is affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center

 Experience and Qualifications


  • Neurosurgery


  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Amniotomy
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Bracheal Plexus Birth Injuries
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Colic
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniosynostosis - Intracranial Calcifications
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Diagnostic Angiography
  • Diverticulum of Bladder
  • Dystonia 3, Torsion, X - Linked
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Foreign Body in Throat
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Glioma
  • Grass Pollen Allergy
  • Impacted Shoulders
  • IV Cutdown
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Lattice Corneal Dystrophy, Type 1
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Mini Fift
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Orthokeratology
  • Orthopedic Brace Fitting
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Osteosynthesis
  • Osteotomy
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Outpatient Addiction Treatment
  • Outpatient Opioid Dependence Treatment
  • Outpatient Opioid Detoxification
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pacemaker Monitoring
  • Pediatric AIDS
  • Pediatric Chorea
  • Pediatric Chronic Infection
  • Pediatric Dermatologic Disorders
  • Pediatric Head and Neck Disorders
  • Pediatric Urinary Urgency
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Trauma Neurosurgery
  • Vascular Headache
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation


  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Astrocytoma
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Bracheal Plexus Birth Injuries
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Brainstem Neoplasm
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Contusion
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebral Palsy, Spastic, Diplegic
  • Cerebral Revascularization
  • Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasm
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Colloid Cyst of Third Ventricle
  • Congenital Malformation
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Craniosynostosis - Alopecia - Brain Defect
  • Craniosynostosis - Anal Anomalies - Porokeratosis
  • Craniosynostosis - Arthrogryposis - Cleft Palate
  • Craniosynostosis - Cataract
  • Craniosynostosis - Dandy-Walker - Hydrocephalus
  • Craniosynostosis - Fibular Aplasia
  • Craniosynostosis - Intracranial Calcifications
  • Craniosynostosis - Mental Retardation - Clefting Syndrome
  • Craniosynostosis - Radial Aplasia Syndrome
  • Craniosynostosis - Sagittal - Dandy-Walker Malformation - Hydrocephalus
  • Craniosynostosis Exostoses Nevus Epibulbar Dermoid
  • Craniosynostosis, Autosomal Dominant
  • Craniosynostosis, Fontaine Type
  • Craniosynostosis, Maroteaux Fonfria Type
  • Craniosynostosis, Philadelphia Type
  • Crouzon Syndrome
  • Crouzonodermoskeletal Syndrome
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Facial Irregularities
  • Ganglioglioma
  • Glioma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Meningocele
  • Meningoencephalocele
  • Meningomyelocele
  • Moyamoya Disease
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Orbital Nerve Tumor
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus Reconstruction
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rhizotomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery

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 Education & Training

Medical School

Baylor College Of Medicine

Houston, TX, United States

Graduated: 1980

Residency Hospital

Baylor Affliated Hospitals, Neurological Surgery

Houston, Texas, United States

Year completed: 1986

Internship Hospital

Baylor Affliated Hospitals, Rotating Internship

Houston, Texas, United States

Year completed: 1981

Fellowship Hospital

New York Univ, Pediatric Neurological Surgery

York, NY, United States

Year completed: 1987


1   Congress of Neurological Surgeons
2   American Association Neurological Surgery
3   Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery, 2008
4   International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
5   AANS/CNS Joint Section For Pediatric Neurosurgery

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 Office Locations

Primary location

 Montefiore Medical Center NSG

3316 Rochambeau Avenue
New York (NY)

  (718) 920-7400
Office Volume:    30 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions

Montefiore Medical Center NSG, 3316 Rochambeau Avenue, Bronx, New York (NY), 10467

 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna PPO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Freedom Plan
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • MVP Health Care PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Oxford Liberty
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals

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Montefiore Medical Center

111 East 210th Street New York NY, Bronx, 10467

Montefiore Medical Center is a hospital located in Bronx, NY. This hospital reports jointly with Montefiore-JD Weiler Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state aver...

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