Marc Arginteanu, MD

  • Neurological Surgery

Everyone wants a surgeon who is technically competent, especially when facing a serious medical issue. Patients appreciate my surgical skills, but also my straight-forward manner of explaining their condition and my willingness to listen to and address their concerns and questions.

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Neurological Surgery

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine


  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Disease
  • Foot Drop
  • Herniated Cervical Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis

Locations &


  • Metropolitan Neurosurgery Associates

    309 Engle Street Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-569-7737


About Marc Arginteanu

Dr. Arginteanu is chief of neurosurgery at Englewood Hospital.  Board certified in neurosurgery, he received his medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania where he was a member of the AOA (medical honor society) and completed fellowship training in orthopedic spine surgery.

Dr. Arginteanu is involved in medical teaching and holds a position as clinical associate professor of neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. Dr. Arginteanu’s is an author of numerous scientific research papers. He is an active member of multiple neurosurgical societies, both on a local and national level. He was elected president of the New Jersey Neurosurgical Society in 2012. 

Honors & Awards

  • 2020-2016: Castle Connolly Top Doctors New York Metro Area
  • 2020-2014: Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor
  • 2019-2014: Jersey's Best Magazine Top Doctors 
  • 2019, 2018: (201) Magazine: Bergen's Top Doctors
  • 2016, 2014: New York Magazine: Top Doctors

Teaching Positions

  • Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine

Committees and Leadership Positions

  • Chief, Department of Neurological Surgery

Education &

Education & Degrees

MD: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


  • Mount Sinai Medical Center


Beth Israel Medical Center, Spinal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery



  • Complications of Poor Cervical Alignment in Patients Undergoing Posterior Cervicothoracic Laminectomy and Fusion. Kennamer BT, Arginteanu MS, Moore FM, Steinberger AA, Yao KC, Gologorsky Y. World Neurosurg. 2018 Oct 18. pii: S1878-8750(18)32359-3. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.10.062. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 30342267
  • Minimally Invasive Evacuation of Spontaneous Cerebellar Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Kellner CP, Moore F, Arginteanu MS, Steinberger AA, Yao K, Scaggiante J, Mocco J, Gologorsky Y. World Neurosurg. 2018 Oct 3. pii: S1878-8750(18)31623-1. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.07.145. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 30292039
  • Increased incidence of pseudarthrosis after unilateral instrumented transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion in patients with lumbar spondylosis: Gologorsky Y, Skovrlj B, Steinberger J, Moore M, Arginteanu M, Moore F, Steinberger A. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Oct;21(4):601-7. doi: 10.3171/2014.6.SPINE13488. Epub 2014 Aug 1. PMID: 25084031
  • Increased incidence of cage migration and nonunion in instrumented transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion with bioabsorbable cages. Smith AJ, Arginteanu M, Moore F, Steinberger A, Camins M. J Neurosurg Spine. 2010 Sep;13(3):388-93. doi: 10.3171/2010.3.SPINE09587. PMID: 20809735
  • Uncorrected sagittal plane imbalance predisposes to symptomatic instrumentation failure. Gilad R, Gandhi CD, Arginteanu MS, Moore FM, Steinberger A, Camins M. Spine J. 2008 Nov-Dec;8(6):911-7. Epub 2007 Dec 21. PMID: 18082462
  • Stress-shielding compared with load-sharing anterior cervical plate fixation: a clinical and radiographic prospective analysis of 50 patients. Saphier PS, Arginteanu MS, Moore FM, Steinberger AA, Camins MB. J Neurosurg Spine. 2007 May;6(5):391-7. PMID: 17542503
  • Giant prolactinomas: clinical management and long-term follow up. Shrivastava RK, Arginteanu MS, King WA, Post KD. J Neurosurg. 2002 Aug;97(2):299-306. PMID: 12186457