Felicia A. Mendelsohn Curanaj, M.D.
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
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Felicia A. Mendelsohn Curanaj, M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Gender: Female
Language: English
Insurance: 30 accepted  View

Credentials

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology

Expertise

  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Endocrine Conditions In Pregnancy
  • Osteoporosis
  • Obesity and Weight Control
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Amenorrhea
  • PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
  • Menopause
  • Women's Health

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 2003
  • A.B., Harvard University, 1999

Research

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Biography

Dr. Felicia A. Mendelsohn Curanaj currently serves as Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Weill Cornell Medical College and Attending Endocrinologist at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital.  She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a broad spectrum of disorders of the endocrine system.  She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a Diplomate in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism.  Dr. Mendelsohn is also a Certified Menopause Practitioner recognized by the North American Menopause Society, which signifies her advanced skill and experience in the treatment of menopause and related conditions. 

Dr. Mendelsohn received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University and graduated with her medical degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.  She then completed residency training in Internal Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine.  To further her knowledge and training, Dr. Mendelsohn completed a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at New York University Medical Center, and was a Women’s Health Scholar and Associate Research Scientist at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.  She has received numerous awards throughout her career, including the Chief Resident Recognition Award at Yale University and the Physical Diagnosis Teaching Award at New York University.  

Dr. Mendelsohn’s work has appeared in numerous publications and presentations regarding developments in the field of endocrinology and women’s health.  Dr. Mendelsohn has also donated her time and services to those in need though medical mission trips in Africa and volunteer services at local hospitals.  She served as a Yale/Johnson & Johnson Physician Scholar in International Health. 

 

 

Insurance

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
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem (HIP) Medicare Essential Network
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • 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 - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare