Language: English
Gender: Male
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Emergency Medicine
525 East 68th Street , Room M130
New York, NY 10065
Fax
(212) 746-4883
Call
(212) 746-0780
Emergency Medicine
170 William Street
New York, NY 10038
Fax
(212) 312-5077
Call
(212) 312-5070

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

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 contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare Health Plans

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Instructor in Emergency Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, 2011
  • B.A., Columbia University, 2006

Biography

Dr. Abdul-Aziz Ahmed is an assistant attending physician in emergency medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital.  He also practices Sports Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center and is an instructor in medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College.

Dr. Ahmed completed his M.D. degree at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and residency training in Emergency Medicine at St Luke’s- Roosevelt Hospital Center.  Following his residency training, Dr. Ahmed completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Northshore University Hospital.  

Prior to joining Weill Cornell Medicine, Dr. Ahmed held positions as attending physician at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg, Texas and Huntington Hospital in Huntington, New York.  Dr. Ahmed is board certified in both Emergency Medicine and Sports Medicine; and is licensed to practice in New York and Texas.