Language: English
Gender: Female
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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The Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
156 William Street , 12th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Fax
(646) 962-0156
Call
212-746-5077
Gastroenterology and Hepatology at David H. Koch Center
1283 York Avenue , 9th Floor
New York, NY 10065
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212-746-5077
The Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
1283 York Avenue , 9th Floor
New York, NY 10065
Call
212-746-5077

Personal Statement

Dr. Meira Abramowitz is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Attending Physician at The Roberts Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Weill Cornell.

Dr. Abramowitz received her undergraduate degree from Barnard College in 2005 where she graduated summa cum laude and was awarded her medical degree from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in 2009 where she graduated as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Society. She completed internship and residency training at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 2012. She subsequently completed her fellowship in Gastroenterology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 2015.

Dr. Abramowitz was the primary co-investigator on several projects characterizing inflammatory bowel disease in the Afro-Caribbean population, and has presented her work at national meetings.

 

Dr. Abramowitz sees patients at the Jill Roberts Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease and at Weill Cornell’s Lower Manhattan site.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Expertise

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Diarrhea
  • Malabsorption
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Intestinal Disease
  • Colon Disorder
  • Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon and Rectal Disease
  • Colitis

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 - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare Health Plans

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 2009
  • B.A., Barnard College - Columbia University, 2005