Hooman Kamel, MD

Neurology
Critical Care Medicine (Board Certified)

Biography

Dr. Hooman Kamel earned his bachelor's degree from Harvard College and his MD from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. He trained as a neurology resident and a neurocritical care fellow at the University of California, San Francisco. As a member of our stroke and critical care division, his clinical responsibilities involve caring for patients admitted to our stroke unit and neurological intensive care unit. As an assistant professor, Dr. Kamel maintains an active research program, and has published studies in leading journals in the fields of neurology, stroke, and critical care. His research on the link between cardiac arrhythmias and stroke is funded by the National Institutes of Health.

Area of Expertise

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]

CIGNA

Emblem Select Care

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

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Fidelis Care

Health First

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid, Medicare]

Medicaid

Medicare [Medicare]

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]

POMCO

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

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

VNSNY CHOICE

Education

2005 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Internship: 2006 University of California San Francisco Medical Center

Residency: 2009 University of California San Francisco Medical Center

Fellowship: 2011 University of California San Francisco Medical Center

Locations

520 East 70th Street Starr 607
New York, NY 10021

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Assistant Professor of Neurology at Weill Cornell Medical College

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience at Weill Cornell Medical College