Language: English
Gender: Female
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Personal Statement

Dr. Christina Kong practices at Weill Cornell Lower Manhattan Hospital Ob/Gyn's 156 William Street offices.  She specializes in general obstetrics and gynecology.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Obstetrician and Gynecologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Instructor in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Minnesota Medical School, 1994
  • B.A., Carleton College, 1990

Biography

“I am privileged to be involved in women’s lives through their healthcare.”

Dr. Kong strives to provide personalized care to each of her patients.  “Connecting with each individual patient is important because each woman’s needs are unique, even if their symptoms or issues are not.”  She places a strong emphasis on education and preventative health care to improve each patient’s well-being and quality of life.

Dr. Kong is Board Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.  She received her medical degree from the University of Minnesota and completed her residency at New York Downtown Hospital.  Her clinical interests are cervical disease, sexually transmitted infections, family planning, polycystic ovarian syndrome, menstrual disorders, menopausal issues, and general prenatal care.