19 Beekman Street
New York, NY 10038
320 Robinson Ave.
Newburgh, NY 12550

Jeffrey A. Goldstein, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Surgery of the Spine (neck and back) and Orthopaedic Surgery - NYC
Jeffrey A. Goldstein, M.D., F.A.C.S.Director of Spine Service
NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
Associate Director of Spine Fellowship
NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
NYU School of Medicine

Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein is a medical pioneer who stands at the forefront of cutting edge techniques and technologies that can better the lives of the thousands of back pain sufferers. His latest work, now in clinical trials, is complete lumbar (back) and cervical (neck) disc replacements. In addition to the many standard operating procedures he practices, Dr. Goldstein has expertise in minimally invasive surgical techniques and spinal fusion as well. 

Dr. Goldstein is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with advanced training in surgery of the spine.  He is Director of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Spine Service and Associate Director of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Spine Fellowship. Dr. Goldstein is a member of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Spine Division and Spine and Deformity Center. He is an attending surgeon at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases and NYU Langone Medical Center.  He is a Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the New York University School of Medicine.

Dr. Goldstein's surgical expertise is related to the spine and includes degenerative diseases, deformity, trauma, tumors, and infections as well as newer minimally invasive approaches and disc replacement. He is currently involved in several clinical trials. Dr. Goldstein has distinguished himself as a researcher and innovator and has authored book chapters and presented numerous articles globally which are published in national and international scientific journals.  He serves on the editorial and advisory boards of The Spine Journal. The Journal of the Spine Arthroplasty Society, and the reviewer board for Spine and Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.  He has also instructed other surgeons on disc replacement surgery and minimally invasive techniques.  Dr. Goldstein is involved in the research and development of biomedical materials and devices. He also serves in an advisory capacity to the news media and several medically oriented companies.

The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery has granted Certification to Dr. Goldstein.  He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Goldstein sits on the Board of Directors of the International Society for Advancement of Spine Surgery (ISASS) and is a member of the North American Spine Society, the Cervical Spine Research Society, the International Society for Study of the Lumbar Spine, the Spine Arthroplasty Society, the Scoliosis Research Society, the American Orthopaedic Association, and the Lumbar Spine Research Society.

Dr. Goldstein earned his undergraduate degree from Colgate University.  He attended medical school at the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center at Brooklyn where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with Distinction in Research.  He was trained in Orthopaedic Surgery in Cleveland, Ohio at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.  Dr. Goldstein received additional fellowship training in the treatment of disorders of the spine in Baltimore, Maryland at the Maryland Spine Fellowship from Dr. Paul McAfee, a Professor of Orthopaedic and Neurological Surgery at the John Hopkins University Medical Institute.

Dr. Goldstein was the recipient of the Leon Wiltse award for the Best Overall Paper at the ISASS meeting.  He has received the Patients’ Choice Award, America’s Most Compassionate Doctor Award, and has been recognized by New York Magazine and Superdoctors as one of New York’s “Best Doctors” and by Castle Connolly as one of America’s Top Doctors.


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At Seaport we believe in meeting patients' individual needs through comprehensive evaluation and treatment, designed to help achieve an active, pain-free lifestyle. Seaport physicians take the time to know you and work with you from your initial symptoms or injury, through every aspect of your recovery. Our goal at Seaport is to enable our patients to get back to a full active lifestyle as quickly and safely as possible. We are New York's Orthopaedic Surgery Center.

Our group is comprised of various physicians whose specialties include orthopaedic surgery, treatment of the hand, elbow, shoulder, knee, spine, hip, foot and ankle, physical medicine and rehabilitation and pain management.