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David Harter, MD, Neurosurgery, New York, NY, NYU Langone Hospitals


Neurosurgery New York, NY

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Associate Professor, Neurosurgery, New York University School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Harter

Dr. David Harter, MD is a neurosurgeon in New York, New York. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in New York, Connecticut, and Illinois. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Hospitals and NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital.

Education & Training

  • University of Maryland
    University of MarylandResidency, Neurological Surgery, 1995 - 2000
  • University of Maryland
    University of MarylandInternship, Transitional Year, 1994 - 1995
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Georgetown University School of MedicineClass of 1994
  • State University of New York
    State University of New YorkB.S., Biology, 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2004 - 2005
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2001 - 2023
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2000 - 2002
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • President New York State Neurosurgical Society
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Delayed Posttraumatic hydrocephalus due to an aqueductal web treated with endoscopic third ventriculostomy: Case report.  
    S Rodgers, Roth J and Harter D, Internet Journal of Neurosurgery
  • Current Concepts of Apoptosis.  
    D Harter, P Doherty, L Chin, Neurosurgical Focus
  • Non-Carboplatin Induced Sensorineural Hearing Loss in a Patient with an Intracranial Nongerminomatous Germ Cell Tumor.  
    N Vitanza, TM Shaw, SL Gardner, JC. Allen, DH Harter and MA Karajannis, J Ped Hematology/Oncology
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Books/Book Chapters


  • Complication Avoidance and Management in Neuro-endoscopy of the Third Ventricle.
    DH Harter, American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, HI., 2/1/2013
  • Phase II Study of Sorafenib in Children with Sporadic and NF1-related Recurrent/Progressive Low-Grade Astrocytomas.
    MA Karajannis, MJ Fisher, SS. Milla, MD, KJ Cohen, G Legault, JH Wisoff, DH Harter, A Merkelson, MC Bloom, G Dhall, D Jones, A Korshunov, St Pfister, CG Eberhart, A S..., Children's Tumor Foundation, NF conference, 1/1/2013
  • Avoidance and Management of Complications in Intraventricular Endoscopy.
    S Rogers, DH Harter, International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Sydney, Australia., 10/1/2012
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  • Hemorrhagic disorders of the Pediatric Nervous System. 
    Blythdale Children's Hospital - 9/3/2012
  • Water, water, everywhere…CSF for Otolaryngologists. 
    NYU Department of Otolaryngology, Grand Rounds. - 4/6/2011
  • Is There A Doctor in the House? 
    NYU Neurosurgery grand rounds. - 2/1/2011
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    Great West PPO
    MagnaCare PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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