Jasnit S. Makkar, MD

Expertise in: 
Radiology
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Radiology, Emergency Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology at CUMC

Dr. Jasnit Makkar graduated from Stony Brook University and received his M.D. degree from New York Medical College. He is currently Assistant Professor of Radiology at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). Dr. Makkar completed his Diagnostic Radiology residency at Westchester Medical Center and Body MR Fellowship at Mt. Sinai Health System. He is a member of the Society of Abdominal Radiology. His research interests include imaging of Hepatocellular Carcinoma and MR Enterography.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • Punjabi
  • Hindi

Gender

  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
212-305-9335

Insurance Accepted

For billing questions, please call (866) 815-6994.

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, 2010 Doctor of Medicine, New York Medical College Valhalla N.Y.
  • Internship: 2011 North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
  • Residency: 2015 Westchester County Medical Center-NY Medical College
  • Fellowship: 2016 Mount Sinai Medical Center - NY

Research

Selected Publications

Mae Mae A. Y. Chu, MD, Arpakorn Kositwattanarerk, MD,  David J. Lee, MD, Jasnit S. Makkar, BS, Eric M. Genden, MD, Johnny Kao, MD Stuart H. Packer, MD, Peter M. Som, MD, Lale Kostakoglu, MD, MPH.  FDG PET with Contrast enhanced CT; A Critical Tool for Laryngeal Carcinoma. September 2010. Radiographics.