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Hooman Kamel, MD

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Hooman Kamel, MD
Hooman Kamel, MD

Dr. Hooman Kamel earned his bachelor's degree from Harvard College and his MD from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. He trained as a neurology resident and a neurocritical care fellow at the University of California, San Francisco. As a member of our stroke and critical care division, his clinical responsibilities involve caring for patients admitted to our stroke unit and neurological intensive care unit. As an assistant professor, Dr. Kamel maintains an active research program, and has published studies in leading journals in the fields of neurology, stroke, and critical care. His research on the link between cardiac arrhythmias and stroke is funded by the National Institutes of Health.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Neurology (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Critical Care Medicine
Education And Training
2005 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Internship: 2006 University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Residency: 2009 University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Fellowship: 2011 University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Clinical Expertise
Critical Care Medicine
Vascular Neurology
Vascular/Stroke Neurology
Acute Stroke
Critical Care
Atrial Fibrillation
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]
Affinity [HMO]
Emblem Select Care
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]
Fidelis Care
Health First
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid, Medicare]
Medicare [Medicare]
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource
UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicare]


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520 East 70th Street
Starr 607
New York, NY 10021

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