Language: English
Gender: Female
Accepting New Patients: Yes
WCM Physician (What is this?)
Child Neurology
505 East 70th Street , Helmsley Tower, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-8137
(212) 746-3278
Pediatric Comprehensive Epilepsy Program
505 East 70th Street , Helmsley Tower, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021
(646) 962-KIDS (5437)

Personal Statement

The most rewarding aspect of practicing child neurology and epilepsy is knowing that I can help a child reach the best of their potential as they grow and develop. 

Specialties & Expertise


  • Child Neurology


  • Pediatric Epilepsy

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 - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem (HIP) Medicare Essential Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • 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
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • WellCare Health Plans


Board Certifications

  • Neurology With Special Qualifications In Child Neurology
  • Epilepsy

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Pediatrician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine, 2007
  • B.S., Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, City University of New York, 2005

Honors & Awards

  • American Academy of Neurology- Women’s Leadership Program, 2015 
  • Jack O. Greenberg Neuroimaging Award, American Society of Neuroimaging, 2013 
  • American Academy of Neurology Medical Student Excellence Prize, 2007 
  • Mack Lipkin Broad Horizon Fellowship. Performed independent study research on the delivery of prenatal care in Family Health Clinic, Olinda, Brazil, 2005


Dr. Belinda Oyinkan Marquis is an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine and an assistant attending pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital at Weill Cornell Medical Center.  Dr. Marquis is board certified in Epilepsy and in Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology.  

She received her medical degree (M.D.) at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.  In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Marquis is dedicated to education and training.  In 2015, she was named to the Women's Leadership Program of the American Academy of Neurology, and in 2013, she received the Jack O. Greenberg Neuroimaging Fellowship Award by the American Society of Neuroimaging.