TCI has seen and operated on more Chiari, Syringomyelia,
instability, and Tethered Cord than anybody else in the world.
TCI is the only center uniquely devoted to the diagnosis and care of
The incidence of CSF leakage in the Posterior Fossa Decompression
performed at TCI is 0.3% (less than 1/10 of the national average).
Unique technologies such as Color Doppler Ultrasound, Introperative CT
scan, and Morphometrics are only available at TCI.
49% of the patients operated at TCI are redo surgeries from other
Patients with complex pathologic anatomy, postoperative complications,
or EDS should consider to go directly to TCI.
Long distance patients will soon benefit from the use of
videoconferencing for their follow-up visits (instead of costly trips to
How do I reach them so I can determine if I should go
You can call them at : (516) 570-4400
or by fax: (516) 570-4444
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