James S. Killinger, M.D.
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
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James S. Killinger, M.D.

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

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Not Accepting New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English

About

Specialties and Expertise

Specialties

  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Biography

Dr. James Killinger is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine and Associate Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Children's Hospital at Weill Cornell Medical Center.  graduated from Jefferson Medical College in 2001, and completed his residency training at The Children’s Hospital and Research Center at Oakland in 2004.   He completed a fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital in in 2007.  From 2007 – 2013, he served on the faculty of The Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Children’s Hospital at Montefiore) as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the PCCM Fellowship Training Program.
 
Dr. Killinger's research interests are in myocardial dysfunction in varying clinical states: post-bypass, in septic shock, etc.
 
His clinical responsibilities include caring for children at the Komansky Children's Hospital, and also at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where he is the Medical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.

Research

Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

  • 2017, Named New York Super Doctor
  • 2014, Presidential Citation – “For outstanding contributions to the Society of Critical Care Medicine.”
  • 2013, Presidential Citation – “For outstanding contributions to the Society of Critical Care Medicine.”
  • 2011, Presidential Citation – “For outstanding contributions to the Society of Critical Care Medicine.”
  • 2008, “Lewis M. Fraad, MD Award for Excellence in Resident Teaching” – Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
  • 2007, “Fellow of the Year” – Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons

Credentials

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Associate Attending Pediatrician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 2001
  • A.B., Princeton University, 1995

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 - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - CHP
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Health First - PPO
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Pathway X
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare - Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark - Freedom
  • United Empire - Metro/Core/Charter
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Compass - Liberty
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare of NY
  • WellCare of NY

Locations and Appointments