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Parul J. Shukla, MD

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Parul J. Shukla, MD
Parul J. Shukla, MD

Parul Shukla, MD is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Associate Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Shukla is an internationally known expert in gastrointestinal surgical oncology, and in particular hepato-pancreato-biliary pathology. He is an accomplished master surgeon with excellent clinical judgment and operative expertise. He has extensive experience in treating gastrointestinal cancers, and has a strong expertise as a colorectal laparoscopic surgeon.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Shulka is a renowned researcher and educator. He is widely published with over 110 articles in peer reviewed medical journals and 11 book chapters. He has served as Editor in Chief of the Journal of Colorectal Diseases since 2006, and is a member of the editorial board for the World Gastroenterology Organization. Dr. Shukla is an invited reviewer for many international journals, and has been an invited lecturer at 128 international institutions.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Education And Training
1991 Grant Medical College (India)
Residency: 1994 JJ Hospital - Bombay
Residency: 1997 Tyrone County Hospital
Fellowship: 1998 Flinders Medical Center
Clinical Expertise
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Colon Surgery
Rectum Cancer
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Colon Tumors
Colorectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Rectal Prolapse
Colon/Rectal Cancer Surgery
Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
Rectal Surgery
Crohn's Disease
Colon Cancer
Insurance Programs
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Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]
Affinity [HMO]
CIGNA [HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Emblem Select Care
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, 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]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [HMO, MCD]
Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource
United Empire
United Healthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), Medicare]


This provider accepts new patients
Primary Office
1315 York Avenue
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (212) 746-6030
Fax: (212) 746-6370
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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