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Weill Cornell Medicine Radiation Oncology
525 East 68th Street, Stich Radiation Center
New York, NY 10065
Fax
(212) 746-8749
Call
(212) 746-3612

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

Expertise

  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Lung Cancer

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 - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • 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 - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Attending Radiation Oncologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of the State of New York, 2012
  • M.B.,B.S., Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University (India), 1995

Honors & Awards

 

Selected, Member of Radiation Safety Committee, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York,  2007 - Present

Reviewer, Hematology and Oncology Protocol Review Committee, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York, 2006 – Present

Recipient, Outstanding Research Fellow of the Year, American Liver Foundation, 1999

Ranked, Top 0.5% Applicants, Delhi Medical Entrance Examination, 1989

Ranked, Top 1% Applicants, All India Medical Entrance Examination, 1989

Ranked, 2nd in class, All India Senior Secondary Examination, 1988

Ranked, Among top 3 candidates, through Junior and Middle school, 1980-1986

Certificates of Academic excellence, Junior and Middle School, 1980-1986

Biography

Bhupesh Parashar, M.D, is a board certified radiation oncologist who with faculty appointments at both New York-Presbyterian Hospital and New York Hospital Queens. Dr. Parashar is appointed as Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology at the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University Following research fellowships at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr Parashar completed his residency training at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of medicine where he also served as Chief Resident in the Department of Radiation Oncology. His clinical specialties are head and neck, lung, breast, prostate and GI cancers. He has extensive training in HDR Brachytherapy (tongue, head and neck, esophagus, cholangiocarcinoma, sarcomas, prostate, cervix, neck, mammosite), Image Guided Radiation Therapy, IMRT and Stereotactic Radiosurgery, He has also been involved in numerous clinical studies and has an extensive publication record in both clinical and basic science research. He is also involved in teaching and mentoring residents and medical students.