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Weill Cornell Medicine Primary Care - East Side
215 East 85th Street
New York, NY 10028
Fax
(646) 962-0409
Call
(646) 962-7300

Personal Statement

Dr. LaScalea completed his residency in Primary Care/Internal Medicine at New York Weill Cornell Medical Center. His strong interest in community affairs has led him to direct a crisis hotline while in college, as well as work as an educator in adolescent substance abuse prevention. Dr. LaScalea is also a winner of the 2001 Barbara Zucker Traveling Fellowship in Clinical Infectious Diseases. His travel to Africa has further inspired interest in international health. To schedule an appointment call (646)962-7300 or email: eastside@med.cornell.edu

For more information, please visit our website: www.weillcornell.org/wcma

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine, General
  • Travel Medicine

Expertise

  • Primary Care

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 - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Blue Priority Network
  • * CIGNA
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • * Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • * Medicare
  • * Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • * Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • * Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • * United Health Care

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 1999

Biography

Residency: 1999-2002

New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

 

Medical School: MD 1999

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

 

Undergraduate: 1994 magna cum laude

State University New York at Binghamton