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Gender: Male
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Weill Cornell Medicine Primary Care - WGC-8
1305 York Avenue , 8th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Fax
(646) 962-0420
Call
(646) 962-3456

Personal Statement

Dr. Charles L. Bardes graduated from Princeton University (summa cum laude) in 1978 and from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1986.  He completed his Internal Medicine Residency training at The New York Hospital (now known as NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital) in 1989.  He has served on the medical center's faculty since that time and teaches extensively at Weill Cornell Medical College, serves as Associate Dean (Admissions).   In addition to numerous awards for teaching and clinical care, he is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha and a fellow of both The American College of Physicians and the New York Academy of Medicine.

Dr Bardes practices general internal medicine. His special interests include primary care and preventive care, emphasizing a unified approach to the whole person.  His book Essential Skills in Clinical Medicine (FA Davis, 1996) is a guide for students and interns while Pale Faces: The Masks of Anemia (Bellevue Literary Press, 2008) is an extended essay on the cultural and mythological layers of a common disease construct.  Other essays, poems and ruminations have appeared in Agni, Ploughshares, Literary Imagination, The New England Journal of Medicine, Academic Medicine, Medical Education, Teaching and Learning in Medicine, and Proto.

 

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Preventive Medicine

Expertise

  • 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 - HMO
  • AETNA - PPO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Blue Priority Network
  • * CIGNA
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • * Medicare
  • * Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • * Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1986

Honors & Awards

1978   Phi Beta Kappa

1979   Rotary International Fellowship

1986   Alpha Omega Alpha

1993   Elliot Hochstein Teaching Award, Cornell University Medical College

1995   Class of 1995 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

1996   Class of 1996 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

1997   Class of 1997 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

1998   Class of 1998 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

1999   Class of 1999 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2000   Class of 2000 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2000   Richard A. Hermann, M.D. Teaching Award

2000   Excellence in Teaching Award

2001   Class of 2001 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2002   Class of 2002 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2002   Elliot Hochstein Teaching Award

2003   Class of 2003 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2004   Class of 2004 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2005   Class of 2005 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2006   Class of 2006 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2007   Class of 2007 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2007   Innovations in Teaching Award

2008   Class of 2008 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2009    Class of 2009 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2009    Elliot Hochstein Teaching Award, Weill Cornell Medical College

2010   Richard A. Hermann, M.D. Teaching Award

2010   Class of 2010 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2011   Class of 2011 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2011   Siegel Family Faculty Award  “recognizes a Medical College faculty member who demonstrates pedagogical excellence, outstanding scientific achievement, and a record of dedicated educational service to Weill Cornell.”

2012   Class of 2012 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2013   Class of 2013 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2014    Class of 2014 Senior List for Excellence in Teaching

2014    Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J Glaser Distinguished Teaching Award. “established by the AOA medical honor society in 1988 to provide national recognition to faculty members who have distinguished themselves in medical student education.”  Four awards are given annually at the national meeting of the Association of American Medical Colleges

2016    Education Innovation Award, Weill Cornell Medical College