Jasnit S. Makkar, MD

Expertise in: 
Accepting New Patients
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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


  • Punjabi
  • Hindi


  • Male

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Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:

Insurance Accepted

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


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


  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


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

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199


  • MagnaCare


  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care




  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • 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


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.