Richard R. Furman, M.D.
Medical Oncology
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Richard R. Furman, M.D.

Medical Oncology

Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English
Insurance: 41 accepted  View

Locations and Appointments

Credentials

Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Expertise

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Leukemia
  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Professor of Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • Morton Coleman, M.D. Distinguished Professor of Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • Associate Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Education & Training

  • M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1993

Research

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Biography

Dr. Furman is Director of the CLL Research Center at Weill Cornell Medicine and a member of the Lymphoma/Myeloma Service in the Division of Hematology/Oncology.  His area of focus is on the development of non-chemotherapeutic approaches to treating CLL, and has played an integral part in the development of ibrutinib and idelalisib.

For More Videos, please see below:

Lymphoma Cancer Treatment NY - Weill Cornell

Insurance

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
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/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 Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • 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
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • 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

Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Charles, Lillian and Betty Neuwirth Clinical Scholar Award, 2004-2006

Media

Videos