Joseph Del Pizzo, MD

Transplantation Nephrology
Urology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Office Phone: (212) 746-5250
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Biography

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS   

The New York-Presbyterian Hospital of Cornell University - New York, NY

Associate  Professor of Urology

Director, Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Urology

Director, Laparoscopic Living Kidney Donor program

 

BOARD CERTIFICATION      

Diplomate, The American Board of Urology, 2003

 

LICENSURE      

National Board of Medical Examiners

State of New York

State of Maryland

 

EDUCATION

M.D. - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY #150; 1994

B.S. Biology #150; State University of New York - Binghamton, NY - 1990

   

SURGICAL TRAINING

The New York-Presbyterian Hospital of Cornell University - New York, NY

Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery Laparoscopy/Endourology - 2000

 

University of Maryland School of Medicine - Baltimore, Maryland

Urologic Surgery Chief Resident, 1999-2000

Urologic surgery resident, 1996-99

General surgery second year resident, 1995-96

General surgery internship, 1994-95

 

COMMITTEE APPOINTMENTS   

Introduction to Laparoscopy Course

Faculty instructor, AUA Annual Meeting 2002-04

 

AUA Hand Assisted Laparoscopy Course

Faculty instructor, AUA Office of Education, Houston, Texas, 2001-04

 

EDITORSHIPS      

Current Urology Reports, Adrenal Diseases Section

 

MEMBERSHIPS

American Urological Association - Candidate member

American Academy of Clinical Urologists

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

 

ACADEMIC INTERESTS   

Endourology and Laparoscopy

Area of Expertise

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

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

Medicaid

Medicare

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

UnitedHealthcare

Education

1994 Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Yeshiva University

Residency: 2000 University of Maryland Medical Center

Locations

525 East 68th Street Starr 946 LeFrak Center for Robotic Surgery
New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 746-5250

Fax: (212) 746-0412

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525 East 68th Street Donor Kidney Ctr & Adult Kidney Transplant
New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 746-5250

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Associate Professor of Urology at Weill Cornell Medical College