Michael L. Weinberger, MD

Pain Medicine
Internal Medicine (Board Certified)
Hospice and Palliative Medicine (Board Certified)
Anesthesiology (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 305-7114
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Biography

Dr. Weinberger graduated from Clark University with a BA in biology. He earned his MD in 1983 from the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University. He then completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at the St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, followed by a residency in anesthesiology at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center and a fellowship in pain medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Dr. Weinberger is the division chief of pain medicine. He is director of the Pain Management Center and program director for the pain medicine fellowship. An associate professor of anesthesiology at CUMC, he has been with the department since 2001. He practices all aspects of pain medicine and has a special interest in the spine, cancer pain, palliative medicine, and chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS).

Area of Expertise

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

CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]

GHI [PPO]

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

Local 1199

MagnaCare

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]

POMCO

UnitedHealthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, POS, PPO]

Education

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Internship: St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center

Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY

Residency: St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center

Fellowship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NY

Locations

ColumbiaDoctors Columbus Circle

1790 Broadway
Suite 1500
New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 305-7114

Fax: (212) 305-8883

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Associate Professor of Anesthesiology at CUMC