Joshua Weaver, M.D.
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Joshua Weaver, M.D.


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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English


Specialties and Expertise


  • General Neurology
  • Neurology
  • Preventive Medicine


  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Weakness
  • Numbness
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Disorder of Lumbar Spine
  • Neck and Lumbar Spine Problems
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Cervical Spine Disease
  • Spine Pain
  • Spine Disorder
  • Headache
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Facial Pain


Joshua Weaver, M.D., is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology at Weill Cornell Medical College and Assistant Attending Neurologist at New York Presbyterian Hospital.  He graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College with a bachelor's degree in Cognitive Neuroscience, then received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  He completed his internship and neurology residency, also serving as Chief Resident, at Weill Cornell/New York Presbyterian Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering.  This was followed by a Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship with a subspecialty focus in electromyography and neuromuscular disease.  

Dr. Weaver has a particular interest in peripheral neuropathy and spinal disorders.  He cares for patients with a wide variety of general neurological disorders as well, and has developed a holistic and integrative approach to treating patients.  Dr. Weaver completed a fellowship in Integrative Medicine in 2020, and he offers a broad array of evidence-based treatment options that includes both conventional and complementary approaches.  He is triple board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and the American Board of Integrative Medicine. 


Passionate about medical education, Dr. Weaver teaches residents and medical students and is the Neurology Clerkship Director.


To make appointments, please contact (646) 962-9776.

Dr. Weaver's office is located at:

Weill Cornell Medicine

1305 York Avenue

2nd Floor

New York, NY 10021

Office Telephone: 646-962-9776

Office Fax: 646-962-0511




Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Neurologist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, 2007
  • B.A., Harvard University, 2002


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this doctor. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the doctor’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this doctor is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee Managed Care Plan
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WorldWide Medical

Locations and Appointments

External Relationships

External Relationships

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Other Interest:
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.