Dr. Frank AdamsDr. Francis “Frank” Adams MD is Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at NYU School of Medicine, a police surgeon with the NYPD and a pulmonary specialist with a focus on asthma. He's been voted “Best Doctor” several times by New York magazine and Castle Connelly Ltd. and has authored three books.
Dr. Mike Alaia
Dr. Michael Alaia is Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and member of the Sports Medicine Division at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. He specializes in all aspects of sports medicine care as well as arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the knee, shoulder, and elbow and has previously worked with medical staffs for both the New York Jets and New York Islanders. Being an avid hockey player for most of his life, he has a particular interest in the management of hockey injuries.
Dr. Joseph Alukal
Dr. Joseph Alukal is an award-winning Urologist on Faculty at NYU School of Medicine, where he is Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of Male Reproductive Health. Dr. Alukal’s research interests include genetic etiologies of male infertility and the identification of new treatments for infertility, ED and hypogonadism. He is the author of numerous book chapters and peer-reviewed publications in infertility and andrology.
Dr. Max April
Dr. Max April is Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics at NYU Langone Medical Center. He attended medical school at Boston University and completed his combined residency at both Boston University and Tufts University.
Dr. Michael AronoffDr. Michael S. Aronoff MD is Attending Psychiatrist on the Senior Staff of Lenox Hill Hospital and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at NYU Medical Center. He's served the American Psychiatric Association for over 20 years and been on New York Magazine and Castle Connolly Guide's “Best Doctors” list.
Dr. Sherrell AstonDr. Sherrell Aston is Chairman of the Department of Plastic Surgery at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital and is a Professor of Plastic Surgery at the New York University School of Medicine and Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. He is considered one of the foremost international experts in aesthetic plastic surgery.
Dr. Seema Awatramani
Dr. Seema Awatramani is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at NYU School of Medicine. She treats emergencies in children at both NYU and Bellevue Hospitals. A self proclaimed "techie-nerd”, Dr. Awatramani has a particular interest in technology in medicine. When she’s not working, she is an avid chef and sewist.
Dr. Alexandra BarzviDr. Alexandra Barzvi MD is a parenting coach and clinical psychologist with expertise in anxiety and mood disorders in children, adolescents and young adults. She's a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine and a frequent contributor to The Today Show and CBS Early Show.
Dr. Carol A. Bernstein
Dr. Carol A. Bernstein, MD is Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology, Vice Chair for Education and Director of Residency Training in the Department of Psychiatry at NYU Langone Medical Center. She is also the Past President of the American Psychiatric Association. While she maintains a small practice, Dr. Bernstein’s focus has been on education for almost 20 years.
Dr. Joe Bosco
Dr. Joseph Bosco is Vice Chairman for Clinical Affairs of the NYUHJD Department of Orthopedic Surgery, and Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dr. Bosco formerly served as team physician for the New York Mets. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for several national organizations including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is also Director of the NYU Langone Center for Orthopedic Quality and Patient safety and has lectured and published extensively on Quality and Patient Safety.
Dr. Ira Breite This Vespa-riding gastroenterologist and internist is at home in the examination room, the classroom--he’s a Clinical Instructor at NYU School of Medicine--and the court room, as a frequent expert witness in the field of gastroenterology.
Dr. Dennis Cardone
Dr. Dennis Cardone is an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center. He serves as the Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine, Co-Director of the NYU Langone Concussion Center, and Chief Medical Officer for the New York City Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL). He is the Head Team Physician for the New York University and Long Island University Athletic Programs and is a Team physician for USA Wrestling, USA Fencing and the US Open Tennis Tournament.
Patricia Chibbaro is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at the NYU Langone Medical Center. For the past 25 years, Pat has been the pediatric nurse practitioner on the cleft lip/palate and craniofacial teams at the Institute, caring for children ages 0-21. She is the liaison between the patient/family and all of their health care providers. Pat has published and lectured nationally and internationally regarding the comprehensive nursing care needs of these very special children.
Dr. Arun Chopra
Dr. Arun Chopra is the Division Director for Pediatric Critical Care at NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital Center. He is an expert in critical illness, resuscitation, sepsis, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support and organ failure. He is board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. His publications include research in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in critically ill children, sepsis and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
Dr. Elisabeth Cohen
Dr. Cohen joined NYU Langone Medical Center after nearly three decades of distinguished service at Philadelphia’s prestigious Wills Eye Hospital and at Jefferson Medical College. She was appointed professor of ophthalmology in the NYU School of Medicine in 2010. Dr. Cohen currently teaches NYU residents at the Bellevue Hospital Cornea Clinic.
Dr. Doris Day
Dr Doris Day is a clinical associate professor of dermatology, medical journalist and author of Forget the Facelift (Avery/Penguin). She is also in private practice on the upper east side of NYC for over 15 years, focusing on Aesthetic and Medical Dermatology, clinical trials and educating her peers and the public on the newest and most effective treatments and techniques in dermatology.
Dr. Abe DeAnda
Dr. Abe DeAnda is an Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Bellevue Hospital. He is also the Associate Program Director of the Thoracic Surgery Residency Program and Co-Director at the NYU Center for Aortic Disease. Dr. DeAnda is involved in all aspects of adult cardiothoracic surgery, including valve surgery and revascularization.
Dr. Benard Dreyer
Dr. Dreyer is Professor of Pediatrics at NYU School of Medicine and the Director of the Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, the Director of Pediatrics at Bellevue Hospital Center, and a pediatric hospitalist at NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital. He also has a part-time practice in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics. He is Chair of the School of Medicine Curriculum Committee, and in 2010 he was named Master Educator and Mentor by the School of Medicine.
Dr. Lori EvansDr. Lori Evans is Director of Training at the NYU Medical Center Psychology program. A specialist in ADHD and Behavior Disorders, Dr. Evans has coordinated the "Treatment of Adolescent Suicide Attempters" study at the NYU Child Study Center and has appeared on several TV programs, including ABC and NBC News.
Dr. Fred FeitIf you need a heart catheter, Dr. Frederick Feit MD is the guy you want. Director of NYU Langone Medical Center’s Cardiac Catheterization Lab, Dr. Feit is among the pioneers who revolutionized the treatment of heart attacks, yet he enjoys treating not just blocked arteries, but the whole patient.
Dr. Billy GoldbergIn his 15 years as an emergency medicine physician, Dr. Billy Goldberg has been asked every medical question imaginable. Get your own answers from the co-author of Why Do Men Have Nipples? and Why Do Men Fall Asleep After Sex? and find out why he believes humor is an effective treatment in the ER.
Dr. Nieca GoldbergDr. Nieca Goldberg is Associate Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of NYU's Women’s Heart Program. She's an award-winning author and a national spokesperson for the American Heart Association’s “Go Red” campaign who's appeared on The Today Show, The View, and Good Morning America and others.
Dr. Miriam GreeneDr. Greene has a private practice at NYU where she introduced the practice of hysteroscopy and still performs it today. Her published works include the award-winning guide to pregnancy, Your Pregnancy Companion, and her latest book, Frankly Pregnant. She also plans on writing a guide on menopause.
Dr. Howard Greller
Dr. Howard Greller is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Associate Director of Mount Sinai Urgent Care. He received both his fellowship training and medical degree from the NYU School of Medicine. He has a fondness for all things coffee and likes to educate people about this toxic world.
Dr. Alexes Hazen
Dr. Alexes Hazen is Director of the NYU Aestheric Surgery Center, Secretary of the Faculty Council, Co-Chair of the Institutional Review Board, and Associate Professor in plastic Surgery. Her reseach interests include 3D Modeling of Surgical Procedures for Resident and patient education.
Samantha HellerSamantha Heller is a registered dietitian, certified nutritionist, and an exercise physiologist. She’s regarded as a specialist in clinical nutrition, health and medical nutrition therapy, and stress management. She was a senior clinical nutritionist and exercise physiologist at NYU for almost a decade.
Dr. Laith Jazrawi
Dr. Laith Jazrawi is an Associate Professor of Orthopedics at NYU School of Medicine and Chief of Sports Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center. He currently serves as the head team physician for NYU athletic teams and Long Island University Athletics. He also serves as a medical consultant for the New York Rangers, is a two time NYC Marathoner and Nautica Triathalon competitor, avid surfer, Bikram Yoga practioner, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner.
Dr. Nolan Karp
Dr. Nolan Karp is an Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at NYU School of Medicine and Director of Plastic Surgery at Tisch Hospital. He's an expert in breast reconstruction, reduction, augmentation and lifting and has appeared on the CBS Evening News with Dan Rather and CNN with Sanjay Gupta.
Dr. Marina Kurian
Dr. Marina Kurian is a general surgeon who has interests in reflux disease and weight loss. Any given Wednesday, she loves talking about all medical topics and hopes her enthusiasm is infectious for her listeners.
Dr. Claudette LajamDr. Claudette Lajam is an Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at the Hospital for Joint Diseases-New York University School of Medicine. She is an Orthopedic Surgeon with special interest in joint replacement, revision joint replacement, and sports medicine/arthroscopy. She is the first female surgeon in the World to perform robot-assisted partial knee replacement.
Dr. Herb Lepor
Dr. Herb Lepor's love of medicine began when his brother had one of the first open heart surgeries in the country. He's performed his world-renowned research-driven approach to prostate surgery about 5000 times, preserving sexual function and making it much easier for men to choose to have surgery. He is now pioneering focal therapy of prostate cancer which essentially eliminates sexual dysfunction and incontinence.
Dr. Stacy LoebDr. Stacy Loeb is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Urology and Population Health at New York University (NYU), specializing in men's health and prostate disease. She has published more than 150 peer-reviewed articles and numerous book chapters on prostate cancer. She is on the Editorial Board for 2 international urology journals, and lectures on prostate cancer around the world.
Dr. Guillem Lomas
Dr. Guillem Lomas is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. He specializes in the management of athletic injuries requiring open or arthroscopic surgery, specifically cartilage restoration and ligament reconstructions. He is currently a team physician for the USA National Wrestling Team. Dr. Lomas trained at Yale, where he captained the Yale Lightweight Crew team and at Columbia University. He also completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, CA, where he participated in the care of most of the Los Angeles area professional sports teams including the Lakers and Kings and was an assistant team physician for the Loyola-Marymount University NCAA Division I teams.
Dr. Dolores MalaspinaNYU professor Dr. Dolores Malaspina's approach to mental health issues takes from zoology, epidemiology, medicine and psychiatry and focuses on preventing and curing severe mental disorders. Author of more than 200 scientific papers, she's mentored a new generation of psychiatric research scientists.
Dr. Joseph McCarthyDr. McCarthy is an award-winning surgeon, educator, and champion of patients with facial deformity. A pioneer in craniofacial distraction, he's the Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board of Smile Train, which has provided pro bono surgery to over 150,000 children around the world with cleft palate.
Dr. Sean McMenomey
Dr. McMenomey has over 20 years of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of complex otologic and Skull Base disorders. His clinical interests are in all aspects of Otology/Neurotology including cochlear implants. He has lectured and taught numerous courses both internationally and domestically. Dr. McMenomey is currently the Division Director of the Division of Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery at NYU and the Vice Chair of Practice Operations.
Dr. Lisa Park
Dr. Lisa Park is an accomplished cataract surgeon and Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the NYU School of Medicine. She is the Associate Director of Residency Training and the Chief of Ophthalmology at Bellevue Hospital Center. She is also a volunteer surgeon with Hospital de la Familia in Guatemala and Das Resta Hospital in Ethiopia.
Perri Peltz is a documentary filmmaker whose last two films have appeared on HBO. Prior to her work in documentary film, Perri worked in television news at NBC, ABC and CNN. Her focus has been on public health and social justice issues.
Dr. Michael H. PerskinDr. Michael H. Perskin is Director of the Faculty Group Practice for the Department of Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center. He also formed the multi-disciplinary Geriatrics Service at Tisch Hospital, which emphasizes patient care, post-graduate medical education, quality improvement and research.
Dr. Sarika Ramachandran
Sarika Ramachandran is an assistant professor in the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology specializing in autoimmune connective tissue diseases. She is very involved in resident education and sees patients at the Ambulatory Care Center and at NYU Miller Practice.
Dr. Daniel RauchDr. Rauch is the Associate Director of Pediatrics at Elmhurst Hospital Center in New York and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Children’s Dream Foundation and has been featured on CNN and Parenting Magazine.
Dr. Greg RibakoveDr. Ribakove is an Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at NYU School of Medicine. He's also the Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in New York, specializing in minimally invasive heart surgery and, to the detriment of his social life, spending many weekends in the O.R.
Dr. Virginia SadockDr. Sadock is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and an attending psychiatrist at NYU Tisch and Bellevue Hospitals. She is the author of over 50 articles and chapters on sexual behavior, including the effects of drugs on sexual function, and lectures extensively in the United States and abroad.
Dr. Jess ShatkinNYU Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Dr. Jess Shatkin is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of autism and ADHD, leading research in medical education, sleep medicine, global child mental health and psychopathology. He appears on CBS, ABC and NBC and plays a mean electric guitar.
Dr. Jonathan WhitesonDr. Jonathan Whiteson is Director of the Cardiac and Pulmonary Wellness and Rehabilitation program at the Rusk Institute, Director of the Rusk Outpatient Program and Director of Rusk Continuing Care services. He divides his time between clinical work, teaching residents, administration and research.