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Kwame Anyane-Yeboa, MD

Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD, Primary Specialty) (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Pediatrics (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 305-6731
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors


Dr. Yeboa has dedicated his career to the to the care of genetic patients, both children and adults, as well as pregnant women concerned with having an abnormal child. Graduated from the University of Ghana Medical school, Accra, Ghana, and completed his pediatric residency training at Harlem Hospital.Completed his fellowship training in Clinical Genetics at New York Presbyterian/ Columbia University Medical Center, department of pediatrics (Babies hospital at that time). Currently Professor of Pediatrics, and Director of the Division of Clinical Genetics. Formerly Director of Medical Genetics Fellowship Program at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Yeboa is board certified in both pediatrics and clinical genetics..

Dr. Yeboa's major expertise is in elucidating the underlying molecular basis for complex, and very often rare genetic disorders.These efforts have resulted in the identification of several previouly undescribed, or inadequtely described genetics syndromes.

Area of Expertise

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

Affinity [Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]

Amida Care [Special Needs Plan]

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]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]

Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Leaf (Exchange), Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Local 1199 [Local 1199]

MagnaCare [MagnaCare]

Multiplan [Multiplan]

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


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

VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare Managed Care, SelectHealth]

WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]


University of Ghana Medical School

Residency: Harlem Hospital Center

Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY


NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

3959 Broadway
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-6731

Fax: (212) 305-9058

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Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

2004-DSc (Honorary)-University of Ghana

Castle Connolly's American Top Doctor-2002,2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007,2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Top Doctor New York Metro Area (Same Years)

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