Melissa Cushing
Language: English
Gender: Female
Laboratory Medicine
525 East 68th Street, Suite F-715
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-4441 | F: (212) 746-8435
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(212) 746-4441

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Board Certifications
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Transfusion Medicine

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


  • M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2001



Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College

Associate Attending Pathologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine in Clinical Anesthesiology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Dr. Cushing received an M.D. from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2001. She completed clinical pathology residency at Emory University School of Medicine in 2005. She finished her training with a fellowship in Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 2006. Dr. Cushing joined the faculty at Weill Cornell Medical College in October 2006. She is Director of Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy.