1. Linda J. Addonizio, MD

    • Department of Pediatrics
      Division of Pediatric Cardiology
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    Dr. Addonizio began the Pediatric Cardiac Transplant Program in 1984 and presently directs the Program for Pediatric Cardiomyopathy, Heart Failure and Transplantation. This program offers comprehensive multidisciplinary care to children from all over the world who have complex heart disease and / or are at high risk for transplantation. She is also part of the Columbia Muscular Dystrophy Association Clinic and the New York Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center Cardiogenetics Program. Her research is in the area of transplantation, cardiomyopathy and heart failure in children.

    Honors and Awards

    • Rustin McIntosh Award
    • Elected to Board of Directors of International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation
    • Governor's Award for Excellence as a Woman in History
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    is accepting new patients.
    Call (212) 305-6575 for appointments.

    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

    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Pediatrics

    Clinical Expertise

    • Pediatric Critical Care Cardiology
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Heart Transplantation
    • Pediatric Echocardiography
    • Heart Failure ( Pediatric)
    • Circulatory Failure
    • Heart Transplant

    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

    Primary Location

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

      3959 Broadway
      Floor: 2, Room: 255 (North)
      New York, NY 10032
      Phone:
      (212) 305-6579
      For new and current patient appointments, call:
      (212) 305-6575
      Fax:
      (212) 305-7834

    Insurance Programs

    Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.
    • Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
    • Affinity [Access (Exchange), Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
    • Amida Care
    • Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, 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 Priority, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), NYP Employee Plan, 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]
    • GHI [EPO, PPO]
    • Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
    • Local 1199
    • MagnaCare
    • Medicaid [CT, NJ, NY]
    • Medicare [Medicare]
    • Multiplan
    • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]
    • POMCO
    • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]
    • VNSNY CHOICE [SelectHealth]

    Biographical Detail

    Academic Appointments

    • Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

    Education And Training

      Education & Training

    • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
    • BS, 1974 Stanford University
    • MD, 1978 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
    • Residency: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    • Fellowship: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

    Gender

    Female
  2. publications

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