Michael N. Polinsky, MD
Managing Partner

Michael N. Polinsky, MD
Managing Partner


- University of Illinois

Medical School:
- Washington University School of Medicine

- University of Michigan Hospitals


Michael N. Polinsky, MD
Managing Partner

Practice Locations

3009 North Ballas Road
Suite 250C
St. Louis, MO 63131

12855 North Forty Dr
North Tower, Suite 125
St. Louis, MO 63141-8635

About Dr. Polinsky

Michael N. Polinsky, MD, is a board-certified neurosurgeon with Neurosurgery of St. Louis. He treats surgical conditions affecting the brain and spine, including disc disease, degenerative spine disease, spinal stenosis, tumors of the brain and spine, brain hemorrhage, hydrocephalus and epilepsy. Non-surgical options and minimally invasive surgical techniques are always considered when appropriate.

Dr. Polinsky earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois. He graduated with honors from the Washington University School of Medicine and completed his general surgery internship and neurosurgery residency at the University of Michigan Hospitals. He has been honored to serve the St. Louis community since 1997. He is currently Chief of Neurosurgery at Missouri Baptist Medical Center.

Dr. Polinsky has been published in referenced journals, authored book chapters and garnered multiple awards for his clinical excellence. He is intensely committed to educating his patients so that they make truly informed decisions. He is consistently selected by his peers as one of the Top Doctors in St. Louis Magazine.

Dr. Polinsky is now accepting new patients. Schedule your appointment today.

Thorough and Caring
Dr. Polinsky was very thorough and patient discussing my diagnosis and treatment.
Respected and Dedicated
Dr. Polinsky is a wonderful doctor. One of the most respected in the community! Took all the time needed to answer questions.
Thoughtful and Attentive
Dr. Polinsky did a remarkable job on my father surgery. Dr. Polinsky was able to return daily functions to my father, such as feeding himself, walking a short distance with a walker, and self-esteem. Dr. Polinsky also has a wonderful bedside manner!
Compassionate and Kind
Dr. Polinsky is compassionate, kind & has an expertise beyond as a neurosurgeon. He explains your problem & offers options. I had total confidence that having surgery was my best decision. I was not disappointed.
Current Patient
Kind and Patient
I am a blessed lady. Dr. Polinsky is so kind and very patient, and has the best bedside manners. My family and I were so impressed with our initial consultation and follow up and now surgery. He is the best surgeon!
Current Patient