Thalia Salinas, M.D.
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Thalia Salinas, M.D.


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Gender: Female
Language: English, Spanish


Specialties and Expertise


  • Adult Nephrology


  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Transplantation Nephrology
  • Transplant, Kidney
  • Transplant Nephrology
  • Transplantation, Kidney
  • Transplantation Nephrologist


Thalia Salinas, M.D. is an Instructor in Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Assistant Attending Physician at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Salinas received her M.D. from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine in the Mount Sinai System and her fellowships in Nephrology and Transplant Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Dr. Salinas is a researcher in the Suthanthiran Laboratory, focusing on diagnostic and prognostic noninvasive biomarkers of kidney allograft rejection. She is a recipient of the 2021 Weill Cornell Medicine CTSC  KL2 Career Development Award and is pursuing a Master's degree in Clinical and Translational Investigation at the Weill Cornell Medical College.


Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Weill Cornell Medicine CTSC KL2 Career Development Award, 2021-2022


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Instructor in Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, 2015
  • B.S., University of Texas, 2011


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this doctor. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the doctor’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this doctor is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee Managed Care Plan
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Access
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Connection
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WellCare of NY
  • WorldWide Medical

Locations and Appointments

External Relationships

External Relationships

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No External Relationships Reported