Language: English
Gender: Female
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Personal Statement

As a primary care physician, I am dedicated to practicing medicine with compassion, mercy and respect for the dignity of each patient. I am interested in promoting health educations to my patients to keep them healthy and to reduce factors that pose health risks. I am willing to provide the best care to improve the health of each patient, to get the better quality of life and help to thrive in their lives.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Expertise

  • Primary Care
  • Preventative Health Care
  • Obesity
  • Weight Control
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • High Cholesterol
  • Women's Health
  • Male Health
  • Young Adults

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
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • 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 [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]

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Affiliate Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.B.,B.S., Institute of Medicine, Yangon (Burma), 2000

Biography

Dr. Lwin graduated from Institute of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar.  She completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at Coney Island Hospital in 2009. Prior to joining Weill Cornell Medicine in 2014, she held a teaching position at Long Island College Hospital at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and was a member of a private practice in Brooklyn.