David Berlin, M.D.

Pulmonary Disease Medicine
David Berlin

My main focus is on critical care medicine and the administration of the New York Presbyterian Hospital Medical Intensive Care Unit.  I am responsible for medical policy, quality improvement and the education of our junior physicians and students. 

Post-doctoral Training:

Internship: Internal Medicine, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical

Center, New York, NY

 

Residency: Internal Medicine, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical

Center, New York, NY

 

Fellowship: Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Division of

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Weill Medical College of

Cornell University/New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

 

Director of Medical Intensive Care Unit,  New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Center

 

Insurances

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please feel free to contact this physician or this physician's practice as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

  • AETNA [HMO]
  • AETNA [PPO]
  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [CHP]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare [Medicare]
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]

Publications

Berlin D. Preventing Complications of Central Venous Catheterization. Correspondence. New England Journal of Medicine 2003; 348:2684-2686.

Johri S, Berlin D, Sanders A. Bilateral pneumothoraces after unilateral transthoracic needle biopsy of a lung nodule. Chest 2003; 123:1297-1299.

Berlin D. Thrombolytic therapy in patients with sub-massive pulmonary embolism. Correspondence. New England Journal of Medicine 2003;348: 357-359.

Berlin D. Sudden death due to cardiac arrhythmias. Correspondence. New England Journal of Medicine 2002; 346: 946-7.

Scaradavou A, Isola L, Rubinstein P, Galperin Y, Najfeld V, Berlin D, Gordon J, Weinberg R. A murine model for human cord blood transplantation: near term fetal and neonatal peripheral blood cells can achieve long term bone marrow engraftment in sublethally irradiated adult recipients. Blood 1997;89:1089-1099.

Honors and Awards

New York Presbyterian Hospital Physician of the Year (2005)

Excellence in Teaching Award Weill Medical College of Cornell

University (2003)

Weill Medical College of Cornell University Senior List Elected

by the Graduating Class of 2003 for Demonstrated Excellence

in Teaching (2003)

J. James Smith Memorial Award Presented by New York

Presbyterian Hospital Medical Housestaff to the Attending Who

Exemplifies Qualities of Teacher, Scholar and Physician (2002-

2003)

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society Mount Sinai School

of Medicine (1996)

James Felt Award for the Highest Overall Academic

Performance During the Four Year Medical Curriculum, Mount

Sinai School of Medicine (1996)