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    Address
    New York- Presbyterian Hospital /CUMC
    630 West 168th Street
    P&S Building, 10th floor
    New York, NY 10032

    Clinical Practice
    Herbert Irving Pavilion
    2nd floor
    161 Fort Washington Avenue
    New York, NY   10032

    Please contact Patient Coordinator

    Phone: 212.305.4308
    Joan M. Bathon, MD
    Director of Division of Rheumatology
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University
     
    Dr. Bathon is the Director of the Division of Rheumatology at New York- Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center and Professor of Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Previously, she was Deputy Director of the Division of Rheumatology and Director of the Arthritis Center at Johns Hopkins.  Dr. Bathon is the Editor-in-Chief of the American College of Rheumatology journal, Arthritis and Rheumatism.

    Dr. Bathon is a renowned clinical researcher whose research focuses on rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA); she is also a recognized authority on arthritis-related cardiovascular risk. Dr. Bathon is presently the principal investigator of several federal and foundation grants to study risk factors and predictors of the enhanced risk of RA patients for accelerated cardiovascular disease. She is past co-principal investigator of a National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) sponsored Rheumatic Disease Research Center Core (RDRCC), and is a past co-investigator of one of the Field Centers for the “Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI)”, a NIAMS-sponsored large-scale longitudinal observational study of risk factors for knee osteoarthritis.
     
    Education
    MD: University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    Residency: University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    Post-doctoral Fellowship(Rheumatology):  The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
     
    Insurance
     AETNA US HEALTH CARE-PPO
    AFFINITY HEALTH PLAN-HMO
    AMERIGROUP-MEDICAID, MEDICARE
    CIGNA-HMO, POS, PPO
    CIGNA-COLUMBIA EMPLOYEE POS-POS
    EMPIRE HEALTH CHOICE BC/BS-EPO, HMO, PPO
    HEALTH FIRST-HMO
    HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN OF NY/ HIP-HMO, MEDICARE, POS, PPO
    HEALTH PLUS-HMO
    LOCAL 1199-UNION
    MULTIPLAN-PPO
    NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH PROVIDERS-MEDICAID
    OXFORD-POS
    OXFORD FREEDOM-HMO, PPO
    OXFORD LIBERTY-HMO, PPO
    OXFORD MEDICARE ADVANTAGE-MEDICARE
    UNITED HEALTHCARE-EPO, HMO, POS, PPO
    UNITED HEALTHCARE - COLUMBIA-POS

     
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