Lawrence H. Schwartz, MD

Board Certifications: 
Diagnostic Radiology
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Dr. Lawrence Schwartz is the James Picker Professor and Chairman for the Department of Radiology at Columbia University Medical Center. He also is the Chief of the Radiology Service and Attending Physician at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Schwartz earned his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine, completed an internship at Winthrop University Hospital, a residency at the New York Hospital - Cornell University Medical College and a fellowship specializing in Cross Sectional Imaging (MRI/US/CT) at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Radiology and a member of the American Roentgen Ray Society, Radiological Society of North America, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, New York Roentgen Ray Society, Society for Computer Applications in Radiology and a Fellow at the International Cancer Imaging Society.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Imaging

Academic Appointments

  • James Picker Professor of Radiology

Administrative Titles

  • Chair, Department of Radiology
  • Service Chief and Attending Physician, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Male

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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • 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

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • MVP Health Care-HMO/EPO (Westchester Only)
  • MVP Health Care-PPO (Westchester Only)

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

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

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Boston University School of Medicine
  • Internship: Winthrop University Hospital
  • Residency: New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
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