Sidney Brejt, MD

Expertise in: 
Radiology
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Radiology

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology at CUMC

Dr. Sidney Brejt is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Columbia University Medical Center and Assistant Attending Radiologist at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Brejt received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. His postdoctoral training consists of a one year internal medicine internship at Maimonides Medical Center and a four year diagnostic radiology residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital followed by a one year fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology which was also at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Brejt is a member of the Radiological Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society and the Association of University Radiologists.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
212-305-5123

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

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

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine
  • Internship: Maimonides Medcial Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Honors & Awards

Postgraduate:

June 2014   Excellence in Teaching Award from Columbia University – College of Physicians and Surgeons

June 2012   Intern of the Year at Maimonides Medical Center

Graduate:

2010 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Undergraduate:

2006 – 2007 Donald D. Wright Memorial Award

2005 – 2006 Carol and Milton Blander ’50 Scholarship

2005 – 2006 David Davidson Memorial Summer Research Scholarship

2005 – 2006 Carl Altman Scholarship

2003 – 2006 Brooklyn College Deans List

Research

Selected Publications

Retrieval of a dislodged catheter using combined fluoroscopy and intracardiac echocardiography: A Case Report. Mitsopoulos G, Hanna RF, Brejt SZ, Goldstein GE, Gray WA, Sheynzon V, Weintraub JL. Case Rep Radiol. 2015;2015:610362.

Comparative 13 year Meta-analysis of the Sensitivity and Positive Predictive Value of Ultrasound, CT, and MRI for Detecting Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Cirrhosis. Hanna RF, Miloushev VZ, Finkelstone LA, Brejt SZ, Sandhu SS, Santillan CS, Tanya W, Sirlin CB. Abdominal Radiology (NY). 2016 Jan;41(1):71-90.

Experimental in vivo canine model for gastric prolapse of laparoscopic adjustable gastric band system. Sherwinter DA, Gupta A, Cummings LS, Brejt Sidney Z, Brejt Shelly Z, Macura JM, Adler H; Surg Obes Relat Dis. Volume 6, Issue 1, January-February 2010, Pages 68-71 

D.Sperling V.Gioioso V.Sheynzon J.Susman D.Mobley P.Schlossberg S.Chheang S.Reis S.Brejt S.Tulin-Silver J.Weintraub Transjugular liver biopsy in a freestanding outpatient facility: safety and efficacy Volume 29, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2018, Page S35 Oral presentation at: Society for Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting; 2018 March 17-22. Los Angeles, Ca.


J.Frenkel S.Reis D.Mobley R.England J.Weintraub J.Susman V.Sheynzon S.Brejt S.Tulin-Silver, P Schlossberg. Interventional radiology in the management of biliary complications in pediatric liver transplants: a single center experience. Oral presentation at: Society for Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting; 2018 March 17-22. Los Angeles, Ca.