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Linda Anne Heier, MD

Radiology, Neuro/Interventional
Neuroradiology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Diagnostic Radiology (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 746-2581, (212) 746-3850, (212) 746-6000
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Biography

Linda A. Heier, M.D., F.A.C.R.,  Chief of the Division of Neuroradiology and Professor of Clinical Radiolog, earned her M.D. from the University of Western Ontario in Canada. This was followed by radiology residency training at the University of Toronto. She established her interest in Pediatric Neuroradiology at this time when she did her pediatric rotation at The Hospital for Sick Children. A two-year Fellowship in Neuroradiology followed at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center and at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.   Later in her career, Dr. Heier also did a one-year Interventional Neuroradiology Fellowship at N.Y.U. Medical Center. Dr. Heier was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Radiology (F.A.C.R.) in April 2014 in recognition of her accomplishments and contributions to the discipline of radiology.

Dr. Heier is a senior member of the American Society of Neuroradiology, American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology, American Society of Head and Neck Radiology, American Society of Spine Radiology, American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology and the American Society of Functional Neuroradiology.

Dr. Heier  is board certified in diagnostic radiology and earned a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Neuroradiology. She reviews for the American Journal of Neuroradiology, the American Journal of Roentgenology, Neuroradiology and the Journal of Computerized Axial Tomography. Currently her interests include pediatric neuroradiology, fetal central nervous system MRI and clinical functional MRI for surgical planning.

Area of Expertise

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Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Access (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]

Amida Care

Cigna [Columbia University Employee Plan]

Emblem Select Care

Emblem/HIP

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

Fidelis Care

GHI [CBP]

Healthfirst

Medicaid

Medicare

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]

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

POMCO

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

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

VNSNY CHOICE

Education

1979 University of Western Ontario Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

Internship: 1980 Toronto East General Hospital

Residency: 1984 Sunnybrook Medical Center

Fellowship: 1985 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center