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Dara N. Matseoane-Peterssen, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology (Board Certified)


Dara Matseoane is a clinician, educator and administrator and embraces each role as an opportunity to ensure her patients receive the highest quality of care. Educated at Yale College, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, she completed her residency at Columbia University Medical Center and joined the faculty at NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital in 2001.

Dr. Matseoane serves as the chief of NYP/Allen Ob/Gyn Division, leading a team of physicians and nurse midwives that offers patient- and family-centered care to low-risk pregnant patients and consistently receives high marks for patient satisfaction. She is also the director of the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons clerkship in obstetrics and gynecology and uses clinical teaching, didactics, and simulation to enhance student learning and prepare medical students to address the healthcare needs of the women in their practices. Her clinical practice focuses on inpatient obstetric and gynecologic patients and outpatients with abnormal pap smears.

Area of Expertise

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Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NY Signature, NYP Employee Plan, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]

Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]

Emblem/GHI [Medicare Managed Care, PPO]

Emblem/HIP [ConnectiCare, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Access (Exchange), EPO, Gatekeeper (Exchange), HMO, Medicare Managed Care, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]

Local 1199 [Local 1199]

MagnaCare [MagnaCare]

Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]

Multiplan [Multiplan]

MVP Health Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care]

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]

UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]


Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY

Allen Hospital

5141 Broadway
New York, NY 10034

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Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Transit Advisory Notice

Starting Jan. 5, 2019, 1 trains will bypass the 168th Street subway station at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center until early 2020.