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Paolo C. Colombo, MD
- 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
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 Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital 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.
- This provider accepts new patients
- Appointment Phone Number:
- Primary Office
622 West 168th Street
5 435 New York, NY 10032
Phone: (212) 305-4600
Fax: (212) 305-7439
- Non-English Languages Spoken: