Joseph T. Ruggiero, MD

Medical Oncology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Internal Medicine (Board Certified)
Hematology (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (646) 962-6200
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Biography

Dr Ruggiero received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his MD from New York University. Residency and fellowship training occurred at The New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical College and was followed by his year as Chief Medical Resident at The New York Hospital. He is currently Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine and Medical Director of the Solid Tumor Oncology Practice in the Division of Hematology-Oncology. He is also a medical oncologist at the Jay Monahan center for Gastrointestinal Health at New York Presbyterian Hospital.

He has been actively involved on the national level with the issues of board certification and recertification in both Internal Medicine and Oncology, serving on committees at the American Board of Internal Medicine from 1998 to 2005. He is currently a member of the Professional Development Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology developing educational tools to aid in the process of certification for medical oncologists. He has served as Associate Editor for the American College of Physicians and is currently Associate Editor for ASCO-SEP. His major interest is in solid tumor oncology with special focus on gastrointestinal and breast oncology.

Area of Expertise

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Aetna [HMO, PPO]

Aetna [HMO, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Cigna

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, PPO]

Medicaid

Medicare

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]

Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter (HMO)]

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

UnitedHealthcare

Education

1977 New York University School of Medicine

Internship: 1978 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Residency: 1980 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Fellowship: 1984 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Locations

1305 York Avenue 12th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (646) 962-6200

Fax: (646) 962-1607

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Associate Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell Univ