Irina Sobol
Language: English, Russian
Gender: Female
Cardiology at Weill Cornell Medical Center, Starr Pavilion
520 East 70th Street, Starr Pavilion, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2381 | F: (212) 746-6665
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Personal Statement

The center specializes in advanced systolic and diastolic heart failure, left ventricular assist device implantation, evaluation for cardiac transplantation, vavular disease and evaluation and treatment of pulmonary hypertension. My area of clinical as well as research interest is in evaluation and management of diastolic heart failure or heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and its effects on pulmonary vasculature.

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Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Heart Transplant Management

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 [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • 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 [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire 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) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • B.A., New York University, 1998
  • M.D., The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2002

Honors and Awards

Phi Betta Kappa

Horace W. Stunkard Prize for Outstanding Career Potential

Chief Fellow, Cardiology




Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Dr. Sobol grew up in Kiev, Ukraine until she immigrated to the United States during high school. She received her undergraduate degree from New York University and her medical degree at the Johns Hopkins University Medical School. She returned to New York and completed her internal Medicine residency at Columbia University Medical Center and her Cardiology Fellowship at Beth Isreal Medical Center.  She also completed an advanced fellowship in Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension at the Weill Cornell Medical Center before joining as a full-time faculty member at the Perkin Heart Failure Center.