Language: English
Gender: Female
1.
Gynecologic Pathology
525 East 68th Street, Starr Pavilion, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2768 | F: (212) 746-0568
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(212) 746-2768
2.
Perinatal and Obstetric Pathology
525 East 68th Street, Starr Pavilion, 1037
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2768 | F: (212) 746-8624
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(212) 746-2768
3.
Autopsy
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2768
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(212) 746-2768

Personal Statement

Dr. Rebecca Baergen is a Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and the Chief of Perinatal and Obstetric Pathology.She is available to consult with pathologists who seek additional opinions, as well as obstetricians, gynecologistsand patientswho seek her pathologic expertise.

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Specialties/Expertise

Board Certifications
  • Pathology
  • Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology
Specialties
  • Fetal Pathology
  • Gynecologic Pathology
  • Perinatal Pathology
  • Pathology
  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Placental Pathology

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 Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • 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) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro (Effective 1/1/2016)]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Core]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]

Education/Training

  • M.D., University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, 1983

Biography

Titles

Attending Pathologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College

Biography

Dr. Rebecca Baergen received her medical degree from the University of California at Los Angeles and completed her residency training in pathology at the Los Angeles County Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Baergen was a member of the faculty of the University of California at San Diego until she came to the Weill Medical College of Cornell University in 1997. Dr. Baergen trained with one of the pioneers in placental and perinatal pathology, Dr. Kurt Benirschke. Dr. Baergen has lectured and published extensively in this field and her special interests include the pathogenesis of fetal demise, fetal growth restriction, placental malperfusion, maternal thrombophilias, fetal vascular thrombosis and abnormalities of the umbilical cord.