Justin Yozawitz
Language: English
Gender: Male
Endocrine Surgery
525 East 68th Street, Starr 8
New York, NY 10065
P: 212-746-5130 | F: 212-746-8771
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Personal Statement

Justin Yozawitz, MD, is completing a fellowship in endocrine and metabolic surgery at  NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center.  He has been appointed as an Instructor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Assistant Attending Surgeon at NewYork Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center.  Dr. Yozawitz specializes in minimally invasive endocrine surgery.  Dr. Yozawitz received his MD from SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY in 2008.   He completed his general surgery residency at Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY.

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  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

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 [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • M.D., State University of New York Upstate Medical University, 2008
  • B.A., University of Rochester, 2004

Honors and Awards

Golden Key International Honor Society, 2003

Psi Chi National Psychology Honor Society, 2003

Highest Distinction in Psychology, 2004


Assistant Attending Surgeon
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Instructor in Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College