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Ian M. Kronish, MD, MPH

Board Certifications: 
Internal Medicine
Expertise in: 
Primary Care Internist
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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Mental Health

Education & Training

  • Harvard Medical School
  • Internship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center

Honors & Awards

2018 Wayne Katon Research Award, Academy of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry

2017 Fellow, Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research

2016 Irving Scholars Award, Irving Institute for Clinical & Translational Research, Columbia University

About Ian Kronish

Dr. Kronish obtained his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and completed his residency and fellowship in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He is a board-certified general internist and Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology and Division of General Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

He co-directs the ColumbiaDoctors Hypertension Center, a multidisciplinary center of excellence that provides high quality care and state-of-the-art diagnostic testing for hypertension. He also directs a 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring service, called ActiveBP. Dr. Kronish’s clinical interests include the accurate diagnosis and treatment of hypertension, as well as the management of psychological consequences of chronic disease.

Academic Titles

  • Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Co-Director, ColumbiaDoctors Hypertension Center
  • Director, ActiveBP: 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Service
  • Associate Director, Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

Fellow, American Heart Association

Member, Society of General Internal Medicine

Member, American Psychosomatic Society

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

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

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

1
622 West 168th Street
PH 9, Room 311
New York, New York 10032

Research

Dr. Kronish's research aims to to develop, test, and implement interventions that improve the diagnosis, treatment, and control of hypertension in primary care. His research also aims to reduce the adverse psychological consequences of acute medical events such as strokes and heart attacks, and to better understand the influence of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder on patient's ability to self-manage their chronic disease.

Grants

COLUMBIA ROYBAL CENTER FOR FEARLESS BEHAVIOR CHANGE (Federal Gov)

Sep 15 2019 - May 31 2024

TESTINGA RAPID OUTPATIENT MANAGEMENT STRATEGY ON PTSD, CARDIOVASCULAR AND REHOSPITALIZATION RISK IN TIA AND MINOR STROKE SURVIVORS EVALUATED IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2018 - Jun 30 2023

AN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY APPROACH TO IMPLEMENTING DEPRESSION TREATMENT IN CARDIAC PATIENTS: IHEART TRIAL (Federal Gov)

Apr 1 2018 - Mar 31 2023

TRANSFORM DEPCARE: A THEORETICAL APPROACH TO IMPROVING PATIENT ENGAGEMENT AND SHARED DECISION MAKING FOR MINORITIES IN COLLABORATIVE DEPRESSION CARE (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2017 - Jul 31 2022

RE-ENGINEERING PRECISION THERAPEUTICS THROUGH N-OF-1 TRIALS (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2017 - May 31 2022

IMPACT OF PTSD ON CARDIOVASCULAR RISK IN SURVIVORS OF STROKE AND TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK (Federal Gov)

Jun 20 2016 - Mar 31 2021

INCREASING THE UPTAKE OF THE USPSTF HYPERTENSION SCREENING GUIDELINES IN PRIMARY CARE (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2015 - Aug 31 2020

INCREASING THE UPTAKE OF THE USPSTF HYPERTENSION SCREENING GUIDELINES IN PRIMARY CARE (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2015 - Aug 31 2020

INVESTIGATING FEAR OF RECURRENCE AS A MODIFIABLE MECHANISM OF BEHAVIOR CHANGE TO IMPROVE MEDICATION ADHERENCE IN ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME PATIENTS (Federal Gov)

Aug 31 2018 - Jul 31 2020

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCIENCE OF BEHAVIOR CHANGE RESOURCE AND COORDINATING CENTER (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2015 - May 31 2020

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCIENCE OF BEHAVIOR CHANGE RESOURCE AND COORDINATING CENTER (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2015 - May 31 2020

TEST OF A NEW THEORY TO EXPLAIN EXCESS RISK IN CARDIAC PTSD (Federal Gov)

Jul 15 2015 - Mar 31 2020

IMPACT OF PTSD ON CARDIOVASCULAR RISK IN SURVIVORS OF STROKE AND TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK (Federal Gov)

Jun 20 2016 - Mar 31 2020

DEPRESSION SCREENING RCT IN ACS PATIENTS: QUALITY OF LIFE AND COST OUTCOMES (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2013 - Jul 31 2019

BUILDING MULTISTAGE TREATMENT REGIMENS FOR DEPRESSION AFTER ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME (Federal Gov)

Aug 17 2016 - Jul 31 2019

PTSD,MEDICATION ADHERENCE, AND PROGNOSIS AFTER ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES (Federal Gov)

Aug 15 2014 - Jun 30 2019

TEST OF A NEW THEORY TO EXPLAIN EXCESS RISK IN CARDIAC PTSD (Federal Gov)

Jul 15 2015 - Mar 31 2019

TEST OF A NEW THEORY TO EXPLAIN EXCESS RISK IN CARDIAC PTSD (Federal Gov)

Jul 15 2015 - Mar 31 2019

BUILDING MULTISTAGE TREATMENT POLICY FOR DEPRESSION AFTER ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME (Federal Gov)

Aug 17 2016 - Jul 31 2018

DEPRESSING SCREENING RCT IN ACS PATIENTS: QUALITY OF LIFE AND COST OUTCOMES (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2013 - Jul 31 2018

DEPRESSION SCREENING RCT IN ACS PATIENTS: QUALITY OF LIFE AND COST OUTCOMES (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2013 - Jul 31 2018

DEPRESSING SCREENING RCT IN ACS PATIENTS: QUALITY OF LIFE AND COST OUTCOMES (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2013 - Jul 31 2018

PTSD,MEDICATION ADHERENCE, AND PROGNOSIS AFTER ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES (Federal Gov)

Aug 15 2014 - Jun 30 2018

PTSD,MEDICATION ADHERENCE, AND PROGNOSIS AFTER ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES (Federal Gov)

Aug 15 2014 - Jun 30 2018

CARDIOVASCULAR INFLAMMATION REDUCTION TRIAL (CIRT) (Federal Gov)

Feb 1 2013 - Jan 31 2018

ENGAGING STAKEHOLDERS IN BUILDING PATIENT-CENTERED N-OF-1 RANDOMIZED AND OTHER CONTROLLED TRIAL METHODS (Private)

Dec 1 2014 - Nov 30 2017

PHASE III BREAST CANCER CLINICAL RIALS AND MULTIPLE CHRONIC CONDITION: A SURVEY OF WWW.CLINICALTRIALS.GOV (Federal Gov)

May 1 2017 - Sep 10 2017

CLINICAL TRIALS AND MCC (Federal Gov)

Mar 31 2016 - Jan 31 2017

UNCONTROLLED HYPERTENSION: THE ROLE OF MEDICATION ADHERENCE AND CLINICAL INERTIA (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2010 - May 31 2016

DESIGNING A PROTOTYPE OF N-OF1 TRIALS OF DEPRESSIVE SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT IN CANCER SURVIVORS (Federal Gov)

Sep 26 2015 - Jan 25 2016

TELEMONITORING MEDICATION ADHERENCE TO PREVENT HEART FAILURE READMISSIONS: A PILOT STUDY (NY State Gov)

Jul 1 2014 - Jun 30 2015

INNOVATION CENTER FOR IMPROVING 30-DAY READMISSION AND PATIENT SATISFACTION: HPR ISCRIPT CENTER (NY State Gov)

Jan 15 2014 - Jan 14 2015