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Weill Cornell Medicine Internal Medicine
505 East 70th Street, Helmsley Tower, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: 212-746-5856 | F: 212-746-0457
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Personal Statement

Dr. Meltzer is a fellowship trained General Internist. With her particular expertise in Preventive Medicine, she engages patients in measures to improve their own health while providing comprehensive care. Dr. Meltzer values the long-term patient relationships that being an Internist affords her and strives to provide all patients with personalized primary care.

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Specialties/Expertise

Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
Specialties
  • Internal Medicine, General
  • Preventive Medicine
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care Internist
Expertise
  • Primary Care
  • Young Adults
  • Male Health
  • Women's Health
  • Medical Ethics

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 Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro (Effective 1/1/2016)]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Core]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • POMCO
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]

Education/Training

  • M.D., Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 2004
  • A.B., Bowdoin College, 1996
  • M.Sc., Boston University School of Public Health, 2009

Honors and Awards

Dean's List. Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME. 1995

Dean's List. Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME.  1996

R. Knight Steel Award in Geriatric Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA. 2007

Finalist, Mack Lipkin Sr. Associate Member Awards, Society of General Internal Medicine. 2009

Fellow, American College of Physians. 2011

Member, Ethic's Committee, American College of Physicians New York State Chapter. 2012

Excellence In Teaching Award. Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY. June, 2014.

Biography

Titles

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Biography

Dr. Meltzer received her AB in Spanish from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, where she was on the Dean's List. She then attended the Columbia University Premedical Program before pursuing her medical degree at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. She was an Intern and Resident in Internal Medicine, a Resident in Preventive Medicine, and a Fellow in General Internal Medicine, all at Boston University Medical Center, where she was honored with the R. Knight Steel Award in Geriatric Medicine. She was a Fellow in the CREST Program, an NIH K3-funded Clinical Research Training Program, while pursuing her MSc degree in Epidemiology at Boston University School of Public Health.

Prior to joining New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center in 2011, Dr. Meltzer held academic positions as Teaching Associate, Clinical Fellow, and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine and was an Attending Physician at affiliated hospitals. Presently she is an Assistant Attending Physician and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. She is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

In addition to maintaining an active clinical practice, Dr. Meltzer is an Associate Clinical Ethicist at Weill Cornell Medical Center and teaches medical ethics at Weill Cornell Medical College. She is an Assistant Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research and conducts research in novel life-sustaining therapies and their ethical implications. She serves as a member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Ethics Committee and serves on the Ethics Committee for the New York State Chapter of the American College of Physicians.