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Gender: Male
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Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
525 East 68th Street, Payson-695
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-3400 | F: (212) 746-8609
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Personal Statement

Named one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors, 2014

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Specialties/Expertise

Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Specialties
  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Expertise
  • Pediatric Leukemia
  • Pediatric Lymphomas
  • Tumor

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
  • 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 [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • 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 [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]

Education/Training

  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 1984

Honors and Awards

America's Top Doctors
11th Edition
10th Edition
9th Edition

Top Doctors: New York Metro Area
15th Edition
14th Edition
13th Edition
12th Edition
11th Edition
10th Edition
9th Edition
8th Edition
7th Edition
6th Edition
5th Edition

America's Top Doctors for Cancer
7th Edition
6th Edition
5th Edition

2002 The Creative Spirit Award of The Creative Center - Arts for People with Cancer

1998 Children's Blood Foundation Award

Biography

Titles

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medical College

Associate Attending Pediatrician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Biography

Dr. Alexander Aledo is Director of Pediatric Oncology Program at the Komansky Center for Children's Health and serves as the institutional PI for COG (Children's Oncology Group) research trials.

Dr Aledo is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Associate Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.  He is board certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.
 
He is a graduate of NYU School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.  After residency, he did his fellowship and served as Chief Fellow at the joint Pediatric Hematology-Oncology program of the New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical College and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
 
Dr Aledo is a member of the Weill Cornell Medical Center's IRB.