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WELCOME Welcome to St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital Neurosurgery Services. The St. Luke’s Cornwall Neurosurgical Community is dedicated to providing for the comprehensive neurosurgical needs of the Hudson Valley. The Neurosurgeons practicing at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital use a comprehensive approach to diagnose and treat patients, alleviating symptoms associated with disorders of the brain and spine.

LOCATIONS Hudson Valley Brain and Spine Surgery Cornwall, Middletown & Suffern (845) 673-1040


Jeffrey W. Degen, MD, FABNS Jeffrey S. Oppenheim, MD, FABNS Eric G. St. Clair, MD, FABNS James Mills, PA-C Katherine Townley, PA-C John McNulty, MD 275 North Street Newburgh, NY 12550 (845) 516-4836

Optimizing quality of life for residents of the Hudson Valley region is our goal.

19 Laurel Avenue Cornwall, NY 12518 70 Dubois Street Newburgh, NY 12550 (845) 568-2831








Brain Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Endoscopic brain surgery are minimally invasive techniques used to treat various types of lesions and tumors of the brain.

Pain Management The Kreisberg Family Center for Pain Management, located at our Cornwall campus, is dedicated to the interventional management of disabling pain of the back, neck or joints. The Center’s board-certified physicians and clinical staff are committed to the comfort and well-being of our patients. We offer comprehensive, compassionate, cutting-edge care, utilizing personalized treatment plans.

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Spine Surgical and non-surgical treatment of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar regions of the spine; areas of focus include disc herniation, degenerative disc disease, lumbar stenosis, spondylolisthesis, cervical stenosis, minimally invasive lumbar fusion, and spine tumors. Neuro Oncology Services Surgical resection for tumors of the brain and spine. Kyphoplasty A minimally invasive option for treatment of pain associated with compression fractures of the spine. Advanced Procedures Other advanced procedures for patients with limited options such as spinal cord stimulator placement, in conjunction with our Pain Management colleagues.

Dr. Jeffrey Degen is board certified in Neurosurgery and currently serves as the Chief of the Division of Neurosurgery at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital. Jeffrey Degen, MD

Physical Therapy The St. Luke’s Cornwall Center for Physical Therapy takes pride in its comprehensive clinical evaluations, knowledge of contemporary therapeutic procedures, personalized patient care and thorough communication with our referring physicians. With highly experienced clinicians and centrally located, progressive facilities, we offer patients a warm, friendly, caring and productive environment that promotes healing and recovery. Our skilled professionals provide quality rehabilitative care for all ages. Our licensed and experienced physical, occupational and speech therapists are extensively trained in evaluating and treating a range of conditions. Radiology St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital offers leadingedge technology, comfortable facilities, and an experienced and friendly team of technologists and board-certified radiologists. Our CT and MRI programs, as well as ultrasound, nuclear medicine and mammography at the Newburgh campus, are all accredited by the American College of Radiology.


The garage at our Newburgh campus makes parking convenient, safe and secure. Located right on Dubois Street, the garage is connected to the hospital by an enclosed pedestrian bridge. Selfservice pay stations are located on the first and third levels of the garage. Valet parking is also available at the front entrance of the hospital for a flat fee of $5 per day. The valet service is open from 6 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. on weekends and holidays.


From New Paltz and points North: Take I-87 South toward New York City. Use the I-84 exit, Exit 17, toward NY-300/NY-17K/Scranton/Newburgh. Merge onto I-84 East toward Danbury. Take the US-9W/NY32 exit, Exit 10, toward Newburgh/Highland. Turn right onto North Robinson Avenue/US-9W South/ NY-32. Turn left onto South Street. Take first right onto Dubois Street. From Fort Montgomery and points South: Follow US-9W North. Turn right on Broadway/NY-32/NY17K. Turn left on Dubois Street. From Fishkill and points East: Merge onto I-84 West/NY-52 West toward Newburgh/Newburgh Beacon Bridge. Take the NY-32 exit, Exit 10S, toward Newburgh/US-9W S/Mount Saint Mary College. Merge onto N Plank Rd/NY-32 toward Newburgh/ West Point. Turn right onto Route 9W/US-9W S/NY32. Continue to follow US-9W S/NY-32. Turn left onto South Street. Take the first right onto Dubois Street. From Middletown and points West: Merge onto I-84 East toward Newburgh. Take the US-9W/NY32 exit, Exit 10, toward Newburgh/Highland. Turn right onto North Robinson Avenue/US-9W S/NY-32. Turn left onto South Street. Take the first right onto Dubois Street.

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