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Gender: Male
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Weill Cornell Internal Medicine Associates (WCIMA)
505 East 70th Street, Helmsley Tower, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Fax
212-746-8127
Call
212-746-1358

Personal Statement

Dr. Cheriff is the Chief Medical Information Officer for the Weill Cornell Physician Organization. He is leading the deployment of a new outpatient electronic medical record that will enhance physician efficiency and improve patient care. Dr. Cheriff enjoys the challenge of confronting a wide variety of illnesses within general internal medicine. He is a strong believer that patients need to take an active role in their own health and treatment.

Specialties & Expertise

Expertise

  • Primary Care

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

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Healthcare Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1998

Biography

Dr. Adam Cheriff received his undergraduate degree from Harvard College.  He obtained his medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1998 and completed his Internal Medicine Residency program at New York-Presbyterian Hospital (Weill Cornell Campus) in 2001. Upon completion of his training, Dr. Cheriff joined the Weill Cornell Internal Medicine Associates practice.