1. Richard A. Polin, MD

    • Department of Pediatrics
      Division of Neonatology and Perinatology

    Provider Information

    One of America's Top Doctors
    One of America's Top Doctors.
    Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors
    Rated One of New York Magazine's
    Best Doctors.

    Board Certifications

    • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    • Pediatrics

    Clinical Expertise

    • Neonatal Care

    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

    Insurance Programs

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    • Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
    • Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
    • CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
    • Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
    • GHI [EPO, HMO, PPO]
    • Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
    • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
    • Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
    • Local 1199
    • MagnaCare
    • Medicaid [NJ, NY]
    • Medicare [Medicare]
    • Multiplan
    • Oscar (Exchange)
    • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
    • POMCO
    • UnitedHealthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]
    • VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]

    Biographical Detail

    Academic Appointments

    • Professor of Pediatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

    Education And Training

      Education & Training

    • Temple University School of Medicine
    • Internship: Children's Memorial Hospital - Chicago
    • Residency: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    • Residency: Children's Memorial Hospital - Chicago
    • Fellowship: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center


  2. publications

    For a complete list of publications, please visit PubMed.gov