Giora Weisz, MD

Specialties:
Interventional Cardiology
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Overview

Giora Weisz, MD is an Associate Professor in Clinical Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, Director of Operations and Director of Clinical Cardiovascular Research for Columbia Interventional Cardiovascular Care at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Irving Medical Center. Dr. Weisz graduated from the Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem, Israel. He completed his residency in internal medicine and cardiology fellowship at the Carmel Medical Center in Haifa, Israel, and completed full training in interventional cardiology at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. As a practicing interventional cardiologist, Dr. Weisz has particular interest in current and innovative technologies. He has pioneering experience with novel robotic-enhanced coronary interventions, including navigation and positioning technologies. Additional interests include management of incomplete revascularization, novel intravascular imaging, and strategies for prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Angioplasty, Percutaneous, Transluminal
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Diagnostic Angiography
  • Heart Disease
  • Stents
  • Valvular Heart Disease

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital

Languages

  • Hebrew

Gender

  • Male

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Location(s)

161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care

Affinity Health Plan

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Liberty

Quality Health Management

  • Quality Health Management

RiverSpring

  • Special Needs

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University (Israel)
  • Internship: Carmel Hospital Medical Center
  • Residency: Carmel Hospital Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Fellowship: Carmel Hospital Medical Center

Research