Reena Tzipora Gottesman, MD

Board Certifications: 
Neurology
Accepting New Patients
Virtual Visits/Telehealth
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Overview

Dr. Gottesman is a board-certified neurologist in the Division of Aging and Dementia. She obtained her BA in music at Stern College for Women of Yeshiva University and her medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She then completed her internship in internal medicine at Winthrop University Hospital (now NYU-Winthrop), followed by neurology residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. She completed her fellowship in behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry as well as neuroepidemiology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. She sees patients with memory concerns and dementia at the Neurological Institute and also sees referrals for memory concerns from the Integrated Women’s Health Center.

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Female

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Location(s)

710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

Affinity Health Plan

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

Amida Care

  • Special Needs

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Fidelis Care

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

Health First

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Health Plus - Amerigroup

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

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

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

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

United Health Care

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

VNSNY CHOICE SelectHealth

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Select Health
  • Special Needs

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Internship: Winthrop University Hospital
  • Residency: Montefiore Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Honors & Awards

2018 – Isabelle Rapin, MD Scholarly Activity Award, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center