Gagandeep Brar, M.D.
Hematology/Oncology
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Gagandeep Brar, M.D.

Hematology/Oncology

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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English, Punjabi

About

Specialties and Expertise

Expertise

  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Biliary Tract Cancer

Personal Statement

I am a board-certified medical oncologist specializing in gastrointestinal (GI) cancers. I am also involved in clinical research, with the goal of offering patients the latest advancements in cancer therapies. I value patient-centered care because it is important for each patient to be well informed and be an integral part of the decision-making process. I work closely with a multidisciplinary team of doctors to provide the best care possible to each patient.

Biography

Dr. Gagandeep Brar is an Assistant Professor of Medicine within the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Weill Cornell Medicine. She works as a medical oncologist specializing in gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies. Dr. Brar completed her hematology/oncology fellowship at MedStar Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC, and completed an additional research year focusing in GI cancers and immunotherapy at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. Her research focus is developing effective immunotherapy treatments for patients with hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancers. Dr. Brar has presented her work at national meetings and conferences and is an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Association for Cancer Research.

Research

Credentials

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Clinical and Academic Positions

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

Education and Training

  • M.D., Ross University School of Medicine, 2012
  • B.S., Notre Dame de Namur University, 2007

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
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • WellCare of NY

Locations and Appointments