Eralda Mema, M.D.
Diagnostic Radiology
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Eralda Mema, M.D.

Diagnostic Radiology

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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English


Specialties and Expertise


  • Radiology - Diagnostic


  • Breast Imaging
  • Interventional Breast Imaging
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Breast Cancer
  • Mammography
  • Mammogram
  • Abnormal Mammogram
  • Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
  • Ultrasound
  • Breast Ultrasound
  • Breast Sonogram
  • US Breast
  • Dense Breasts
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • MRI of the Breast
  • Breast MRI
  • Image Guided Biopsies
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Stereotactic Biopsy of Breast
  • Mammo Guided Stereotactic Biopsy of Breast
  • MR Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Core Needle Biopsy of Breast
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Needle Localization of Breast
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Core Biopsy
  • US Guided Needle Biopsy of Breast
  • Ultrasound Guidance For Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Ductography


Eralda Mema, MD is a radiologist specializing in Breast Imaging. She is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medicine and an Assistant Attending Radiologist at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus.      

Dr. Mema earned her B.A. in Biology from Binghamton University, graduating Summa Cum Laude in 2008. She then earned her M.D. at Stony Brook University, School of Medicine in 2013.      

Following an internship in Internal Medicine at New York Hospital Queens, Dr. Mema served as a resident in Diagnostic Radiology from 2014 to 2018 at NewYork Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University where she was presented the Radiology Resident Research Award in 2018. She then completed her fellowship in Breast Imaging at New York University Langone Medical Center from 2018 to 2019. Dr. Mema joined the faculty at Weill Cornell Medicine in July 2019 as Assistant Attending of Radiology.      

Dr. Mema’s clinical expertise is in Women’s Imaging. She interprets a variety of studies including mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, and performs breast interventional procedures including stereotactic breast biopsies as well as ultrasound and MRI guided breast biopsies.      

Dr. Mema’s research interests include breast MRI, specifically the role of background parenchymal enhancement in breast cancer subtypes and the utility of positron emission tomography (PET) in breast imaging. In addition to clinical and research activities, Dr. Mema is active in international radiology outreach and in teaching residents, fellows, and medical students.         

Dr. Mema is a member of the following prestigious radiological societies:  

• Society of Breast Imaging   

• New York Breast Imaging Society   

• American Roentgen Ray Society   

• Radiological Society of North America



Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology

Clinical and Academic Positions

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

Education and Training

  • M.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine, 2013
  • B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton, 2008


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

Locations and Appointments

External Relationships

External Relationships

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