Dina Elachi, M.D.
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
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Dina Elachi, M.D.

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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Gender: Female
Language: English


Personal Statement

I am honored to work with the multi-disciplinary team at Weill Cornell to provide exceptional care to the smallest and most vulnerable patients.  As a neonatologist, I strive to help families navigate the stresses of having a baby admitted to the NICU.  It is my pleasure seeing our NICU graduates thriving into childhood.

Specialties and Expertise


  • Newborn Medicine
  • Neonatal Intensive Care


Dr. Dina Elachi is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and an Assistant Pediatrician at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. 

Dr. Elachi earned her undergraduate degree and medical degree at New York University.  She completed her pediatrics residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Jacobi Medical Center and went on to complete a fellowship in neonatal-perinatal medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Children's Hospital at Weill Cornell Medical Center. 



Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Pediatrician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 2014
  • B.A., New York University, 2009


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this doctor. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the doctor’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this doctor is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee Managed Care Plan
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Access
  • 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)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • WellCare of NY
  • WorldWide Medical

Locations and Appointments

External Relationships

External Relationships

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No External Relationships Reported