B. Meyer
Language: English
Gender: Male
Weill Cornell Medicine Internal Medicine
505 East 70th Street, Helmsley Tower, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: (212) 746-2942 | F: (212) 746-8822
Call for appointment
(212) 746-2942

Personal Statement

As a general internist I care for patients from 18 to over 100 years of age. I am broadly trained to be able to deal with a wide variety of clinical problems, and bring an understatnding of wellness (disease prevention and health promotion) to medical care. As a "Doctor for Adults" I provide a primary doctor for patients with a wide variety of medical conditions, potentially involving any organ of the body.

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Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Primary Care

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 Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [CHP]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 1977
  • M.A., Yale University, 1973



Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Dr. B. Robert Meyer is a 1970 graduate of Brown University. He received an MA in religion from Yale University Divinity School in 1973, and received his medical degree from New York University in 1977. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency training at North Shore University Hospital in 1980, and served as Chief Medical Resident at that institution from 1980-1981. He was a fellow in Clinical Pharmacology at Cornell University Medical College (now Weill Cornell Medical College) from 1981 to 1983. After working at North Shore and then at Jacobi Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine between 1983 and 1997, he returned to Weill Cornell as Medical Director of WCIMA in 1997. He is currently Vice-Chairman of the Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College.