Rebecca N. Baergen, MD

Pathology-Anatomic/Pathology-Clinical (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)


Dr. Rebecca Baergen received her medical degree from the University of California at Los Angeles and completed her residency training in pathology at the Los Angeles County Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Baergen was a member of the faculty of the University of California at San Diego until she came to the Weill Medical College of Cornell University in 1997. Dr. Baergen trained with one of the pioneers in placental and perinatal pathology, Dr. Kurt Benirschke.

Dr. Baergen has lectured and published extensively in this field and her special interests include the pathogenesis of fetal demise, fetal growth restriction, placental malperfusion, maternal thrombophilias, fetal vascular thrombosis and abnormalities of the umbilical cord.

Area of Expertise

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Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Access (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]


Emblem Select Care

Emblem/HIP [MCD, Medicaid, Medicare]

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



Medicare [Medicare]

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]


Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

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



1983 University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine

Internship: 1984 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Residency: 1986 University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center


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