Language: English
Gender: Female
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Emergency Medicine
525 East 68th Street , Room M130
New York, NY 10065
Fax
212-746-4883
Call
212-746-0780

Personal Statement

Josyann Abisaab, M.D., FACEP

Specialties & Expertise

Expertise

  • Acute Care Medicine

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 - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • 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 - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare Health Plans

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1989

Biography

Dr. Josyann Abisaab is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and a Senior Associate Attending Physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital. She graduated from the University of Rochester School of Medicine where she was elected to the national Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and awarded the Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Award from the American Medical Women's Association. She completed a residency in Internal Medicine at New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical Center and became board certified in Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine.

Dr. Abisaab has been practicing Emergency Medicine for more than 25 years. As a faculty member of Global Emergency Medicine at Weill Cornell, she teaches Global Health at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. Her areas of interest include complex humanitarian emergencies, and refugee protection and assistance. She is also a Fellow at the Harvard FXB Center for Health and Human Rights and has conducted human rights research in the Syrian refugee camps in Jordan and Lebanon, and advocacy at the United Nations and in Washington, DC.