David L. Diuguid, MD

Hematology
Medical Oncology
Internal Medicine (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 305-5098
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Biography

Dr. Diuguid received his undergraduate degree from Harvard College where he graduated cum laude. He matriculated at Weill Cornell and received his medical degree in 1979. He did residency at Boston University Medical Center where he served as Chief Resident from 1982 to 1983. He then completed his fellowship training at Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston and served on the faculty there for three years before coming to Columbia. Dr. Diuguid cares for patients with both bleeding and clotting disorders with a special emphasis on patients with a history of increased risk of clotting problems. He also cares for patients with hematological malignancies including lymphoma, acute and chronic leukemia, and myeloma. He currently is involved in patient care, clinical research, and teaching on the hematology service. He serves as Head of the Coagulation Service and is also Head of the Section of Hematology.

Area of Expertise

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]

Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]

CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]

Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]

Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]

Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]

Local 1199

MagnaCare

Medicare [Medicare]

Multiplan

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]

POMCO

UnitedHealthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO]

VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]

Education

Cornell University Medical College, NY

Internship: Boston University Medical Center

Residency: Boston University Medical Center

Fellowship: New England Medical Center-TUFTS University

Locations

Herbert Irving Pavilion

161 Fort Washington Avenue Garden Level
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5098

Fax: (212) 305-8111

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Hope Sheridan Professor of Hematology (in Medicine) at the Columbia University Medical Center

  • 5/1969                        Rensselear Medal
  • 9/1970                        Bausch and Lomb Science Award
  • 9/1971 to 6/1975        National Achievement Scholarship Award
  • 4/1977                        Mosby Book Award
  • 4/2006                        Senior Faculty Housestaff Award for Teaching Excellence
  • 6/2006                        Ewig Award for Teaching Excellence (Mid-Career)
  • 1/2008                        Hope Sheridan Associate Professor of Clinical Hematology
  • 10/2009                      Outstanding Physician, Department of Nursing, NY Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Medical Center