Gender: Female
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Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
525 East 68th Street, Payson-695
New York, NY 10065
(212) 746-8609
(212) 746-3400

Specialties & Expertise


  • Hematology


  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Platelet Disorder

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
  • 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)
  • 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 Empire
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WellCare Health Plans
  • WellCare Health Plans
  • WellCare Health Plans


Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Pediatrics

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Pediatrician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of the State of New York, 2018
  • M.B.,B.S., Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University (India), 1995
  • M.B.,B.S., Lady Hardinge Medical College, Delhi University (India), 1991

Honors & Awards

Honored By Maimonides Infants and Children’s Hospital of Brooklyn with “Beloved Doctor Award” for 12 years of dedicated service to patients and families at Maimonides Infants and Children’s Hospital , Brooklyn. 2015

Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area. 2014

Top 10 Doctor – State. 2014

Patients' Choice Award. 2012, 2013

Compassionate Doctor Recognition. 2012, 2013

Honored by the Hemophilia Society of Delhi at their 25th Silver Jubilee function held on September 16, 2012 for volunteer work and contribution to care of hemophilia patients in Delhi, India. 2012

Honored by the Hemophilia Society of Delhi.  Served as faculty, organizing / conducting an International Symposium on Hemophilia (September 2010) in New Delhi, India. This was done under a twinning initiative of the World Federation of Hemophilia (Hemophilia Society Delhi and Manitoba Pediatric Bleeding Disorders Program, Children’s Hospital Winnipeg, Canada).  We were awarded the ‘Twins of the Year 2010’ award by World Federation of Hemophilia. 2010


Dr. Shipra Kaicker is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine and Assistant Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.  Her clinical areas of interest are sickle cell anemia and platelet disorders.  She is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology. 

Dr. Kaicker received her M.B.B.S. degree at Lady Hardinge Medical College at the University of Delhi, New Delhi, India.  She completed her M.D. and Pediatric Residency at Maulana Azad Medical College, also at the University of New Delhi, where she also served as Senior Registrar (Chief Resident) in Pediatrics.  Dr. Kaicker expanded her training in New York City, where she completed a Post-Doctoral Clinical Fellowship and Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, both in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, at Columbia University Medical Center, and an additional Pediatric Residency at Saint Vincent's Medical Center.