Kaushik Das, MD

kaushik das md

Get to know Dr. Das

Dr. Kaushik Das is an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at New York Medical College and Director of Neurosurgery Spine Section at Westchester Medical Center. In 2003, he became board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons.


Dr. Das completed his undergraduate degree in biochemistry at the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1989. He went on to attend medical school at the State University of New York in Brooklyn (Downstate) where he graduated cum laude in 1993 and was a member of AOA honor society. He then trained as a general surgery intern and neurosurgery resident at New York Medical College in Valhalla. He then completed a Spine Fellowship at the Barrow Neurologic Institute in Phoenix, Arizona. In 2000 he returned to join the faculty at New York Medical College where he now holds a faculty appointment as an Associate Professor.


Dr. Das is an active member of numerous professional organizations, including CNS, AANS, and the AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine.


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  • B.S. State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY
  • M.D. State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, NY


Postgraduate Training and Fellowships:

  • Intern in General Surgery, Westchester County Medical Center/New York Medical College
  • Resident in Neurosurgery, New York Medical College Department of Neurosurgery
  • Resident in Neurosurgery, Westchester County Medical Center/New York Medical College
  • Chief Resident in Neurosurgery, St. Vincent’s Hospital, N.Y./ New York Medical College
  • Chief Resident in Neurosurgery, Westchester Medical Center/ New York Medical College
  • Fellowship: Spinal Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Phoenix, AZ


Academic Appointments:

  • Associate Professor Department of Neurosurgery, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
  • Director of Spine Surgery Westchester Medical Center
  • Chief of Neurosurgery Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester

Current Hospital Appointments:

  • Westchester Medical Center, Director of Spine Section, Valhalla NY
  • Northern Westchester Hospital, Mt Kisco, NY
  • White Plains Hospital, White Plains NY


Honors and Awards:

  • Jadwin Honor Scholarship
  • NIH Student Research Fellowship


Board Certification:

  • American Board of Neurological Surgeons
  • National Board of Medical Examiners


Society Memberships:

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Joint Section of Spine and Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Joint Section of Neurotrauma and Critical Care
  • Joint Section of History
  • American Medical Association
  • Alpha Omega Alpha


Insurance Plans Accepted:

  • Workers Comp
  • No Fault
  • Fidelis
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MVP Medicaid Only
  • Pomco
  • Teamsters Local 456
  • Tricare aka Healthnet aka Humana
  • WellCare
  • Corvel Workers Comp PPO
  • Partners Health Plan

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