Lawrence H. Schwartz, MD

Board Certifications: 
Diagnostic Radiology
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

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

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.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

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

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

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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
America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Research

Grants

SERVICE AGREEMENT SOW #39 BMS CA209-304 (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Jun 27 2018 - Jun 27 2023

SERVICE AGREEMENT- SERVICE TASK ORDER (STO)-CCTL019C2202. A PHASE II, SINGLE ARM, MULTICENTER OPEN LABEL TRAIL TO DETERMINE THE SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF TISAGENLECLEUEL IN PEDICATRIC PATIENTS WITH RELAPSED OR REFRACTORY MATURE B-CELL NONHODGKIN LYMPHOMA. (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Jun 1 2018 - Jun 1 2023

INTEGRATING RADIOMICS INTO S0819 AND LUNG-MAP, BIOMARKER DRIVEN CLINICAL TRIALS FOR LUNG CANCER (Federal Gov)

Jun 1 2018 - May 31 2023

SERVICE AGREEMENT FOR FLT3LIGAND IMMUNOTHERAPY AND STEREOTACTIC RADIOTHERAPY FOR ADVANCED NON-SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Mar 15 2018 - Mar 15 2023

QUANTITATIVE IMAGING TOOLS TO DERIVE DW-MRI ONCOLOGICAL BIOMARKERS (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2017 - Jun 30 2022