Language: English
Gender: Male
Accepting New Patients: Yes
WCM Physician (What is this?)
Emergency Medicine
525 East 68th Street , Room M130
New York, NY 10065
(212) 746-4883
(212) 746-0780

Specialties & Expertise


  • Geriatric Emergency 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 - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • 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
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WellCare Health Plans


Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, 2010
  • M.P.H., University of California, Los Angeles, 2006
  • B.A., Yale University, 1995

Honors & Awards

NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Alumni Council Distinguished House Staff Award, presented annually to one member of the house staff from each department for all-around excellence, September 2013

Resident / Employee of the Month, NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia, September 2013

First Prize, Resident Research Poster Presentation, American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting, May 2010

Good Physician Award awarded to that member of the graduating class who, by vote of the class, best exemplifies the intangible qualities of the "Good Physician," June 2010

Harold G. Wolff Research Prize given to the medical student who has completed the most outstanding piece of original research in the neurological or behavioral sciences, June 2010

Henry Adelman Memorial Award for Excellence in Geriatric Medicine awarded to a member of the graduating class who has demonstrated excellence in clinical and academic performance, research accomplishments, and extracurricular work in the field of geriatrics, June 2010

George G. Reader Prize in Public Health given to the graduating student who shows the most promise in the field of public health, June 2010

Alpha Omega Alpha, September 2009 (national medical honor society)

Hayworth-Gold Award for Excellence in Medical Professionalism awarded for exemplary demonstration of knowledge, communication, technical skills, and clinical and ethical reasoning as reflected in daily practice during the third year, May 2009

Viola Borkon Memorial Prize awarded annually to the student who has placed at the top of the class for scholastic performance upon completion of the pre-clinical curriculum, May 2008

Henry C. and Anne Hayworth First Honor Prize awarded to the student who has the highest academic standing in the class upon completion of the first year of medical school, May 2008

Weill Cornell Medical College Medical Student Research Day Prize, February 2008

 Delta Omega, Iota Chapter, May 2006 (honorary society for graduate studies in public health)