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Gender: Female
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Irving Sherwood Wright Center on Aging and Palliative Care Consult Team
1484-1486 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10075
P: (212) 746-7000 | F: (212) 717-8207
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(212) 746-7000

Personal Statement

 As a geriatrician in Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine, it is an honor and a privilege to care for older adults and develop meaningful doctor-patient relationships .  I enjoy spending time with my patients and their families and learning about their values and goals. Working together to meet these goals is the excellence I strive for when providing care.

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Specialties/Expertise

Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
Specialties
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
Expertise
  • Home Care Visit

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 [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [HMO]

Education/Training

  • M.D., Yale University School of Medicine, 2001

Honors and Awards

Dalai Lama Award for calm and compassionate presence as Chief Resident. Stanford Hospital, 2005.

 

John P. Peters Prize for outstanding senior research thesis. Yale School of Medicine, 2001.

Biography

Titles

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Biography

Emily S. Finkelstein M.D., is a graduate of the Yale University School of Medicine. She completed both a residency and a chief residency in Internal Medicine at Stanford Medical Center.  After completing her fellowship in geriatric medicine at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, she joined the medical faculty in the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine. She has a clinical interest in preventive medicine, and a research interest in adult child caregivers.