Language: English
Gender: Female
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Irving Sherwood Wright Center on Aging and Palliative Care Consult Team
1484-1486 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10075
P: (212) 746-7000 | F: (212) 717-8207
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Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Palliative Care

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 Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • 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 Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • 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 [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare]


  • B.A., Queens College, City University of New York, 1979
  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, 1983



Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Dr. Diamond is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital. She is involved the development of creative educational programs as the Founding Director of the Liz Claiborne Center for Humanism in Medicine, and is an active clinician educator, practicing inpatient palliative medicine consultation and working with medical students, residents and fellows in palliative care, reflective practice and medical humanities.  Dr. Diamond is also an active member of the organized medical staff of the Jewish Home for the Elderly in Fairfield, Connecticut where she provides primary care for residents of the facility. In addition, she is committed to her work in global health, traveling annually to rural Uganda to provide and teach palliative medicine.  She serves on the NYPH Ethics Committee and is a faculty advisor to the WCMC student humanities journal, Ascensus.