Weill Cornell Internal Medicine Associates (WCIMA)
Weill Cornell Internal Medicine Associates (WCIMA) is an academic primary care facility providing high-quality healthcare for adults since 1992. Patients range in age from 18 to over 100 and come to WCIMA for a broad range of medical conditions. WCIMA consists of 28 board-certified Internists, 7 Nurse Practitioners and more than 100 medical residents. WCIMA sees patients from a variety of social and economic backgrounds. All types of insurance are accepted by WCIMA physicians including Medicaid, Medicare. WCIMA prides itself on providing quality care to all of its patients, regardless of insurance status. Although the attending physicians at WCIMA specialize in primary care/internal medicine, several physicians have additional expertise in Preventive Health, Women's Health, Hypertension, Geriatrics, Pharmacology, Osteoporosis and Diabetes. All staff and physicians place a strong emphasis on educating patients about wellness and disease prevention.
WCIMA is proud to offer the following on-site services, not generally found in other internal medicine offices, such as:
• Diabetes Group Classes in English and Spanish
• Tobacco Cessation Class
• Nutrition - Both Individual and Group Sessions
• Management and Education for patients on Coumadin Drug Therapy
• 2 Phlebotomy Laboratories Located In The Patient Care Area
• Social Work Services
In addition to our office at 505 East 70th Street, WCIMA has other practice sites, each staffed by three attending physicians and approximately 15 resident physicians. Physicians at these locations offer the same quality of care and range of services. Our office called WCIMA at Wright is located on 1484 First Avenue (between 77th and 78th Streets). To contact them, please call 212-746-7077. Our office called the Community Health Network is located in Long Island City at 36-11 21 Street. To contact them, please call 718-482-7772.