Margarita Chernovolenko, MD

Cardiovascular Disease
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Margarita Chernovolenko is a board certified cardiologist with a special focus on advanced cardiac imaging. She is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine, and an Assistant Professor of Medicine (in Radiology) at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. 

Dr. Chernovolenko’s areas of expertise include cardiovascular SPECT, cardiac PET, viability testing, 99m Technetium Pyrophosphate Scintigraphy, coronary CTA, and vascular ultrasound. She sees patients in her clinical office practice and serves on the attending staff to patients admitted to CUIMC.

After graduating from Barnard College cum laude in 2011, Dr. Chernovolenko received her medical degree at the Jacobs School of Medicine at the University of Buffalo. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and her fellowship in General Cardiology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel In New York City. She completed her advanced fellowship in cardiac imaging at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. 

Dr.  Chernovolenko is board certified in cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology, comprehensive echocardiography, vascular medicine, and internal medicine.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • General Cardiology

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Female

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Insurance Accepted


  • Aetna Signature Administrators
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Student Health


  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


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

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare


  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare


  • Multiplan

Quality Health Management

  • Quality Health Management


  • Special Needs


  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford HMO
  • Oxford Liberty
  • POS
  • PPO

World Trade Center Health Plan

  • World Trade Center Health Plan

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • University of Buffalo
  • Internship: Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nuclear Cardiology