Dr. Leena Mathew, MD - New York, NY - Anesthesiologist, Pain Medicine

Dr. Leena Mathew, MD

Anesthesiologist, Pain Medicine
New York, NY 10019
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Leena Mathew received an MD from Tirunelveli Medical College, India, in 1995 at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Mathew completed an internship in the Department of Surgery, followed by a residency in anesthesiology and a fellowship in pain medicine. Dr. Mathew joined the faculty of the Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pain Medicine, at Columbia University Medical Center in August 2003. An associate professor of anesthesiology at CUMC, she is program director for the pain medicine fellowship. She practices all aspects of acute and chronic pain medicine, with a special interest in interventional pain medicine in the treatment of cancer and chronic pain, including neurolytic procedures, Botox, ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve blockade, radiofrequency, and cryoablation, as well as implantable therapies. She is also interested in developing comprehensive treatment models for patients with pelvic pain and headaches. Dr. Mathew is a member of
the liver transplantation anesthesia team. She is also certified in medical acupuncture.
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Quick Facts

  • accepting new patients
  • 5
  • 29 years of experience
  • 22 insurances accepted
  • speaks English, Spanish
  • Tirunelveli Medical College
  • 22 comments
  • 1 award
  • 2 specialties
  • 4 board certifications
  • 1 hospital affiliation
  • 1 location

Patients’ Perspective

  • On-time appointments
  • Good bedside manner

Awards

  • Vitals Preferred Provider

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Location

ColumbiaDoctors - Columbus Circle

5 Columbus Cir New York, NY 10019
Accepting New Patients

Insurance Plans Accepted by Dr. Leena Mathew

  • AETNA
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • AgeWell
  • Amida Care
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem/GHI
  • Emblem/Hip
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare (National)
  • Medicare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Quality Health Management
  • RiverSpring
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare
  • Workers Compensation
  • World Trade Center Health Plan

Specialties

Dr. Leena Mathew has the following 2 specialties

Education

Tirunelveli Medical College

Graduated in 1996

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Residency

Tirunelveli Medical College

Graduated in 1995

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