Language: English
Gender: Male
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Laboratory Medicine
525 East 68th Street , Suite F-715
New York, NY 10065
Fax
(212) 746-8855
Call
(212) 746-2040

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Laboratory Medicine

Expertise

  • 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 - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem (HIP) Medicare Essential Network
  • 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 - 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) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare Health Plans
  • WellCare Health Plans

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology
  • Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Pathologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine, 2013
  • B.S., Cornell University, 2009

Biography

Dr. DeSimone received his M.D. from Stony Brook University School of Medicine in 2013. He completed Anatomic and Clinical Pathology residency training at Weill Cornell Medicine in 2017. He finished training with a fellowship in Transfusion Medicine at the New York Blood Center in 2018. Dr. DeSimone joined the faculty at Weill Cornell Medicine in July 2018. He is Assistant Director of Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy.