Language: English
Gender: Female
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Center for Special Studies (HIV/AIDS)
525 East 68th Street , 24th Floor
New York, NY 10065
Call
(212) 746-4180

Personal Statement

Dr. Susan Ball is Assistant Director of the Bernbaum Unit, Center for Special Studies at New York Presbyterian Hospital. She has worked as a clinician caring for patients with HIV/AIDS for over twenty years.

Dr. Ball is also the primary investigator for an NIH-sponsored K07 grant titled, "For the Sake of the Students: Enhancing the Teaching of Behavioral and Social Sciences in the Medical School".

Dr. Ball received her Medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1985 and trained in Internal Medicine at the Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, NY. She received a Masters of Public Health from Columbia University in 1990 and a Masters of Science in Narrative Medicine from Columbia in 2009.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Expertise

  • HIV/AIDS
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection)

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 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 - NYPH Employees Only
  • 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
  • WellCare Health Plans

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.S., Columbia University, 2011
  • M.P.H., Columbia University, 1990
  • M.D., Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1985