Asian Health Program

Clinical Services: Liver Transplantation and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery
  • Autoimmune Liver Disease
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease
  • Non alcoholic Liver Disease
1.
Greenwich Village and Soho
41 Elizabeth Street, Suite 507
New York, NY 10013
2.
Sunset Park
849 57th Street, Floor 7
Brooklyn, NY 11220
P: 212-746-2127

The goal of the Asian Health Program at Weill Cornell Medicine is to bridge the gap between access and care to New York City’s growing Asian population. New York City is home to the largest Asian population of any U.S. city, and the Chinese population is the largest of any city outside of China itself. These populations face disproportionate burdens of disease, particularly from liver cancers and hepatitis B & C. Despite this, Asian immigrants tend to underutilize health care services, as cultural and linguistic barriers often pose challenges to Asian Americans seeking care in the complex American healthcare system.

Our highly-experienced providers work closely with our Mandarin- and Cantonese-speaking staff to help these patients navigate the healthcare system and obtain the care they need.  We are committed to providing interdisciplinary care in easily accessible locations staffed with culturally and linguistically appropriate individuals. Our program has the best outcomes in our region, and now, in addition to Weill Cornell Medicine’s primary location in Manhattan’s Upper East Side, we offer these services in the following Chinatown neighborhoods:

Brooklyn – Sunset Park

849 57th Street, 7th Floor

Brooklyn NY, 11220

212-746-2127

Manhattan – Chinatown

41 Elizabeth Street, Suite 507

New York, NY 10013

212-746-2127

 

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Karim J. Halazun, M.D.
Karim J. Halazun, M.D.
Transplantation Surgery  
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Catherine Lucero, M.D.
Catherine Lucero, M.D.
Hepatology  
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Benjamin Samstein, M.D.
Benjamin Samstein, M.D.
Transplantation Surgery  
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