Anika McGrath, MD
Diagnostic Radiology
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Anika McGrath, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female


Specialties and Expertise


  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Mammography
  • Breast Sonogram
  • Breast Imaging
  • Interventional Breast Imaging
  • Mammogram
  • Abnormal Mammogram
  • Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
  • Ultrasound
  • Breast Ultrasound
  • US Breast
  • Dense Breasts
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Breast MRI
  • MRI of the Breast
  • CT (Computerized Tomography)
  • Image Guided Biopsies
  • Stereotactic Breast Core Biopsy
  • Mammo Guided Stereotactic Biopsy of Breast
  • Needle Localization of Breast
  • Fine Needle Breast Biopsy
  • Core Needle Biopsy of Breast
  • US Guided Needle Biopsy of Breast
  • Ultrasound Guidance For Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Core Biopsy
  • MR Guided Breast Biopsy


Anika McGrath, M.D. is a board-certified radiologist specializing in Women’s Imaging. She is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology at Weill Cornell Medicine and an Assistant Attending Radiologist at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus.

Dr. McGrath graduated from Dartmouth College in 2007. She earned her M.D. at the University of Central Florida, where she received a four-year scholarship. She graduated first in her class and was inducted in the Alpha Omega Society.

Following a transitional year residency internship at MacNeal Hospital where she earned Intern of the Year, Dr. McGrath completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Washington in 2018. She served as chief resident and received numerous awards including Outstanding Radiology Resident Award, Outstanding Resident Leader, and Resident Educator of the Year for Medical Students.

She remained at the University of Washington for a dedicated year of fellowship training in Breast Imaging in 2019. Dr. McGrath joined the Department of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medical College as faculty in July 2020.

Dr. McGrath’s clinical expertise is in Women’s Imaging.  She interprets a variety of studies including mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, and performs breast interventional procedures including stereotactic breast biopsies, and image-guided breast biopsies (ultrasound and MRI).  She achieved Board Certification in Diagnostic Radiology from the American Board of Radiology in 2019. 

Dr. McGrath is dedicated to a career as a physician scientist. She has over 20 publications and presentations, including two Nature publications.  In addition to clinical and research activities, Dr. McGrath is an active and involved teacher of residents, fellows, and medical students and is a strong patient advocate. 

Dr. McGrath is a member of several radiological societies listed below:

  • American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
  • American College of Radiology (ACR)
  • Association of University Radiologists (AUR)
  • Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)




Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology

Clinical and Academic Positions

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

Education and Training

  • M.D., College of Medicine, University of Central Florida, Orlando, 2013
  • A.B., Dartmouth College, 2007


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
  • AgeWell New York
  • Amida Care
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Access
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Connection
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • 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
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WellCare of NY
  • WorldWide Medical

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External Relationships

External Relationships

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No External Relationships Reported