Charles Kwon, M.D.
Emergency Medicine
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Charles Kwon, M.D.

Emergency Medicine

Profile Photo of Charles Kwon, M.D.
Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English

About

Specialties and Expertise

Expertise

  • Disaster Management

Biography

Dr. Charles Kwon is a graduate of the State University of New York at Downstate Medical Center, an Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College, and an attending physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center.

Dr. Kwon completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at NYU/Bellevue Hospital Center and has been an attending physician at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center since 2001. 

Dr. Kwon has a special interest in Disaster Managment  and Preparedness and is the Physician Representative on the Disaster Committee in the Department of Emergency Medicine.  Dr. Kwon also has an interest in therapeutic hypothermia in cardiac arrest patients and helped initiate the hypothermic protocol in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Weill Cornell. 

Research

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 1996

Insurance

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 - Medicare
  • AETNA - PPO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • AgeWell New York
  • Amida Care
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Access
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Connection
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WellCare of NY

Locations and Appointments