Erica Cargill Jones, M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease
Erica Jones

Dr. Jones received her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University. In 1992, she received her medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. She completed her residency training in Internal Medicine, and fellowship in Cardiology at the New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center in 1998.

Dr. Jones is the Director of the Inpatient Telemetry Unit .  She is responsible for the academic curriculum for the students and residents when they rotate on the cardiology/telemetry unit.  She also teaches Clinical Diagnosis for second and third year medical students and is a Teaching Attending Physician throughout the academic year. She has been a Student Mentor and participates in clinical rotations with first year medical students.

Dr. Jones became an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital- Weill Cornell in 2004, and is the Program Directior of the Division's Cardiolovascular Fellowship Program.

Dr. Jones is a diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease. She is a member of the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, and American College of Cardiology.

A summary of Dr. Jones's Education, Training and/or Faculty Appointments is listed as following:

1992   M.D. - New York Medical College

1993   Internship, Internal Medicine - New York Hospital

1995   Residency, Internal Medicine - New York Hospital

1998   Fellowship, Cardiology - New York Presbyterian Hospital



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 [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Medicare [Medicare]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]


Saba PS, Roman MJ, Ganau A, Pini R, Jones EC, Pickering TG, Devereux RB. Relationship of effective arterial elastance to demographic and arterial characteristics in normotensive and hypertensive adults. J of Hypertens. 1995; 13(9): 971-977.

Jones EC, Devereux RB, O'Grady MJ, Schwartz JE, Liu J, Pickering TG, Roman MJ. Relation of hemodynamic volume load to arterial and cardiac size. JACC 1997; 29(6): 1303-1310.

Jones EC, Devereux RB, Roman MJ, Liu LE, Fishman D, Lee ET, Welty TK, Fabsitz RR, Howard BV. Prevalence and correlates of mitral regurgitation in a population-based sample: The Strong Heart Study. Am J Cardiol 2001; 87: 298-304.

Devereux R, Jones EC, Roman MJ, Howard BV, Fabsitz RR, Liu JE, Palmieri V, Welty TK, Lee ET. The prevalence and correlates of mitral valve prolapse in a population-based sample: The Strong Heart Study. Am J Med. 2001; 111:679-685.


'Complications of Iron Overload: Cardiac Complications.' The 4th Thalassemia Update: Current Management and Future Therapies [Conference]. Toronto, Canada. 2 May 2007.

Honors and Awards

1992: Bessie Kaplan Morais Memorial Award, New York Medical College
1992: AOA, New York Medical College
2000: Housestaff Teaching Award
2007: The Sanford B. Ehrenkranz Family Clinical Scholar in Women's Health