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 Neurology and Assistant Attending Neurologist at New York Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical College.  He received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York after graduating magna cum laude from Harvard College with a bachelor's degree in Cognitive Neuroscience.  He completed his internship in internal medicine and his neurology residency training at Weill Cornell/New York Presbyterian Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering; he also served as Chief Resident in the Department of Neurology.  This was followed by a Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship with a subspecialty focus in electromyography and neuromuscular disease.  

Dr. Weaver is currently the Co-Director of the Weill Cornell Medicine Center for Comprehensive Spine Care.  He has a particular interest in treating back pain, neck pain, spine disorders, peripheral neuropathy, carpal tunnel syndrome, and other neuromuscular disorders.  He cares for patients with a wide variety of general neurological disorders as well.  He is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology.  He is also Board Certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine and is a member of the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.


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

Dr. Weaver's office is located at:

Weill Cornell Medicine

Center for Comprehensive Spine Care

240 East 59th street, 2nd floor

New York, NY 10022

Office Telephone: (646) 962-9776 - option 2.




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 - POS
  • 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

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