Aida Saliby, M.D.
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
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Aida Saliby, M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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Gender: Female
Language: English


Personal Statement

Dr. Aida Saliby currently serves as Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Weill Cornell Medical College and Director of Endocrinology at the New York-Presbyterian-Lower Manhattan Hospital. She treats various endocrine disorders and Diabetes. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a Diplomate in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism.

She is an enthusiastic and energetic clinician and has special interest in thyroid cancer and disorders, and wide experience in the management of multiple endocrine diseases, particularly diabetes mellitus and PCOS. 

Specialties and Expertise


  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
  • Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility


  • Acne
  • Addison's Disease
  • Hair Loss
  • Calcium Disorder
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorder
  • Endocrine Conditions In Pregnancy
  • Hirsutism
  • Female Hirsutism
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hypothyroid
  • Osteoporosis
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Parathyroid Disease
  • Parathyroid Disorder
  • PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Polycystic Ovary
  • Diabetes With Pregnancy
  • Diabetes In Pregnancy
  • Prolactin
  • Prolactinoma
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Primary Thyroid Cancer
  • Recurrent Thyroid Cancer
  • Cancer of Thyroid Gland
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Disease During Pregnancy
  • Thyroid Disease Affecting Pregnancy
  • Thyroid Disease In Pregnancy
  • Thyroid Disorder
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Nodules
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes Mellitus Type I
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Diabetes Medicines
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus


Dr Saliby started her medical studies at The Lebanese University then The American University of Beirut. She then pursued a fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Baylor College of Medicine where she focused her research on familial thyroid cancer at MD Anderson Cancer Center.  She also trained in Internal Medicine at UT-Houston Medical Center and at Weill Cornell-New York Presbyterian Internal Medicine programs, following which she became certified by The American Board of Internal Medicine and a Diplomate in Endocrinology, Diabetes and metabolism.

She joined Beth Israel Medical Center and the Albert Einstein Faculty in 2003 where she practiced and actively participated in the teaching of residents and fellows until 2016. During her career at Beth Israel, she conducted several clinical trials in diabetes and heart disease and diabetes and obesity. She also had a busy clinic for thyroid cancer at New York Eye and Ear, treating for 11 years over 400 patients.  Dr Saliby joined the Weill Cornell faculty and New York Presbyterian Hospitals in July 2016. She serves as the Director of the Endocrinology Services at the Lower Manhattan Campus and sees patients in both the Lower Manhattan and the Upper East Side offices.

Her interests remain in thyroid disease and thyroid cancer in particular, as well as in Diabetes and Metabolic diseases.



Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism)

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., Lebanese University (Lebanon), 1991


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this doctor. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the doctor’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

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

  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee Managed Care Plan
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Access
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare

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External Relationships

External Relationships

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