Ugo Paolucci, MD

Expertise in: 
Stroke & Cerebrovascular Neurology
Board Certifications: 
Neurology, Vascular Neurology
Accepting New Patients
Profile Headshot


Ugo Paolucci, MD, is the stroke directory at NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Columbia University Medical Center. He specializes in vascular neurology and acute stroke management. He has been practicing for more than 15 years and is board certified in neurology and vascular neurology. After graduating from the University of Bologna Faculty of Medicine in Italy, Dr. Paolucci completed a research fellowship at the Burke Medical Research Institute in New York. He served his internship and neurology residency at Westchester County Medical Center and completed his vascular neurology fellowship at JFK Medical Center in the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the North American Spine Society. Dr. Paolucci has been extensively published in peer reviewed journals and delivered numerous presentations at annual meetings of the American Academy of Neurology and the International Stroke Conference. He has a strong interest in the management of stroke, acute cerebrovascular emergencies, and related clinical research trials.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Acute Stroke
  • Cerebrovascular Disease

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital


  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Connect Patient Portal

For existing patients, login to make an appointment, view documentation or contact your care provider.

Connect Sign In


710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Insurance Accepted


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


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan


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


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)

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

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare


  • Traditional Medicare


  • 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

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Medical Doctor (MD), New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • 2001 NY Medical College Westchester County Medical Center
  • Internship: 2004 NY Medical College Westchester County Medical Cent
  • Residency: 2007 NJ
  • Fellowship: 2008 Newark University Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology