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Paolo C. Colombo, MD

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Paolo C. Colombo, MD
Paolo C. Colombo, MD
Biography

Paolo C. Colombo is a cardiologist who specialized in treating patients with advanced heart failure, cardiac assist device and heart transplant. Dr. Colombo is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology.

Dr. Colombo received his medical degree, magna cum laude from the University of Milan in Italy. He completed his internal medicine residency and fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center, the university hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He then specialized in heart failure and transplant at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center in New York.

Dr. Colombo has been on ColumbiaDoctors faculty since 2002. He is Herbert Irving Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC and serves as the Associate Medical Director of the Cardiac Assist Device Program.

An internationally renowned investigator, Dr. Colombo has been awarded research grants from the National Institutes of Health, American Heart Association as well as other research foundations. Dr. Colombo has published more than fifty manuscripts and presented his research all over the world.

Dr. Colombo sees patients at Columbia University Medical Center in Washington Heights.

Affiliation
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Primary Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Internal Medicine
Education And Training
University of Milan Faculty of Medicine and Surgery (Italy)
Residency: Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Fellowship: Montefiore Medical Center
Areas of Expertise
Transplanted Organ and Tissue Infection
Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD)
Heart Transplant Management
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Heart Transplant
Organ Transplantation
Clinical Research
Mechanical Assist Device
Transplantation Surgery
Heart Failure
Research Studies
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Affinity [Medicare]
Amerigroup [Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), PPO]
Health First [HMO, Medicaid]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Health Net (PHS) [HMO, POS, PPO]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [HMO]
Local 1199 [Union]
Medicare [Medicare]
Neighborhood Health Providers [Medicaid]
Oxford Health Plans [Community Medicare, Medicare Advantage]
United Healthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, EPO, HMO, POS, PPO]
Gender
Male

OFFICE INFORMATION

This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-4600
Primary Office
622 West 168th Street
5 435
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-4600
Fax: (212) 305-7439
Non-English Languages Spoken:
French
Spanish
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