Patrick Reid, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Dr. Reid’s office is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday via in-person or telehealth appointment. Patients should call 212-305-2217 to set up their appointment with Dr. Reid.


Dr. Patrick Reid received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Wesleyan University with a double major in both Math and Molecular Biology. He subsequently received a Master’s degree in Physiology at Georgetown University before earning his medical degree from New Jersey Medical School at Rutgers University.  He completed his neurosurgical residency at the University of Southern California, during which time he completed a dedicated year of enfolded spine fellowship training with orthopedic surgeons at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Upon graduation of his residency, he underwent further subspecialty training in spinal deformity and tumor surgery at the University of California, San Francisco.

Having completed two prestigious spine fellowships under both neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Reid brings perspectives and skills from experts and leaders of both departmental fields. His diverse training gives him a unique insight into not only the pathology that afflicts his patients but allows him to tailor his treatment to each individual patient using a wide range of available surgical and nonsurgical options. His expertise includes spinal tumors, adult spinal deformity, and both minimally invasive and complex spinal revision surgery.

Dr. Reid’s research interests include minimally invasive spine surgery, as well as outcomes research in adult scoliosis and sagittal imbalance.

Dr. Reid’s office is open from 9-5pm, Monday through Friday. To request an appointment by phone, please call his office at (212) 305-2217. You will be asked to fax (212) 305-7673 or mail your recent imaging (MRI, CAT scan) reports to our office for his review. It is also helpful to include a brief summary of your history and symptoms. Any question regarding insurance or coverage can be answered at that time.

Dr. Reid will review your reports within 24 hours and you will be contacted for an appointment or appropriate referral. Depending on the urgency of your condition, an appointment with Dr. Reid can be made within a few days. To assure that all patients receive a thorough evaluation and the best care in a timely manner, the patient should complete forms regarding their medical history and condition. The forms are available online here Patient Forms or will be provided on the day of your appointment.

Dr. Reid welcomes international patients who wish to see him for consultation or treatment. All international appointments with Dr. Reid may be coordinated through Global Services at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.

Contact Global Services:
Tel: (212) 746-9100 (1-888-728-7945 Toll Free in the U.S.)

Dr. Reid currently participates in the following health insurance networks. If your insurance does not appear on the list, you may still be eligible for significant coverage. For more information, please see our Insurance Information page.

  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Emblem/GHI
  • Emblem/HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare
  • VNSNY Choice
  • WellCare


Education & Certification

Board CertifiedMedical Board of New York, Physician and Surgeon
Medical SchoolRutgers University - New Jersey Medical School, 2010
Residency TrainingDepartment of Neurosurgery, UMDNJ, Newark NJ 2010-2013
Residency TrainingDepartment of Neurosurgery, USC 2013-2017
FellowshipOrthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York
FellowshipSpinal Deformity and Spinal Tumor Surgery, University of California, San Francisco

Associations & Memberships

Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)

American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

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