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Ian M. Kronish, MD

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

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Primary Care Internist
  • Hypertension
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Mental Health

Education & Training

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

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 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

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine

Administrative Positions

  • Co-Director, ColumbiaDoctors Hypertension Center
  • Director, ActiveBP: 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Service

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

Fellow, American Heart Association

Member, Society of General Internal Medicine

Member, American Psychosomatic Society

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Indemnity
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Access (Exchange)
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Indemnity
  • 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

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare (NY)

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

POMCO

  • POMCO

UnitedHealthcare

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

VNSNY CHOICE

  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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

Sep 30 2015 - May 31 2020

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

Jun 20 2016 - Mar 31 2020

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

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

Dec 1 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

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

Sep 26 2015 - Sep 29 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