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Justin Aaron, MD

Board Certifications: 
Internal Medicine
Expertise in: 
Infectious Disease
Accepting New Patients

Appointments

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients: 
(212) 305-8039

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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Infectious Disease
  • HIV Infection
  • Infections In Immunocompromised Patients
  • Transplant Related Infections
  • Transplanted Organ and Tissue Infection
  • Transplant
  • Infectious Disease

Specialties

Education & Training

  • MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

About Justin Aaron

Dr. Justin Aaron completed both his internal medicine and infectious diseases training at Columbia University Medical Center before joining the faculty in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Aaron specializes in the treatment and prevention of infectious complications in immunocompromised patients, in particular solid organ and stem cell transplant recipients, as well as patients with hematological malignancies. He sees patients across both the inpatient and outpatient settings.

Academic Titles

  • Instructor in Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • 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

Healthfirst

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

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

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

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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

Contact & Locations

1
180 Fort Washington Avenue
Suite 2-242
New York, New York 10032
Phone:
(212) 305-8039
Primary

Research

Selected Publications

Aaron JG, Sobieszczyk ME, Weiner SD, Whittier S, Lowy FD. “Lactobacillus rhamnosus Endocarditis Following Upper Endoscopy”. Open Forum Infect Dis; Published online: May 2, 2017 (doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx085). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28695143

Zucker J,Aaron JG, Evans H, Gordon P, Yin MT. “Development of an EMR Based Algorithm to Place Patients in the HCV Care Cascade”. Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), February 2017.

Aaron JG, Kubin CJ, Tsapepas D, Chiles MC, Dube G, Mohan S, Pereira MR. “Impact of a Surgical Antimicrobial Prophylaxis Change on the Epidemiology of Urine Isolates in Kidney Transplant Recipients”. IDWeek, October 2016, New Orleans, LA.

Aaron JG, Pereira MR. “Utilization of an Interferon-Gamma Release Assay Increased Compliance for Latent Tuberculosis Screening Among Liver Transplant Candidates”. Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) 2014, Transplant Infectious Diseases Poster Walk, September 2014, Washington, DC. 

De Vos G, Milush JM,Aaron J, Pichardo Y, York VA, Nazari R, Rosenstreich D, Nixon DF, Wiznia A. “Peripheral CD8+ T-Cell Levels are Decreased in Atopic Wheezing Children Aged Less than 4 years”.Journal of Investigational Allergology and Clinical Immunology. 2012; 22(6): 442-444. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23101192