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Kwame Anyane-Yeboa, MD

Board Certifications: 
Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD), Pediatrics
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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(212) 305-6731

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Credentials & Experience

America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD)
  • Pediatrics

Clinical Expertise

  • Clinical Genetics
  • Abnormal Prenatal Diagnosis
  • Pediatric Vascular Anomalies
  • Neurocognitive Deficits
  • Adult Genetics
  • Audiological Evaluations
  • Autism and Pervasive Develop Disorder
  • Congenital Abnormalities
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Craniofacial Abnormalities
  • Eye Disease
  • Genetic Disorders
  • Genetic Epilepsies
  • Pediatric Genetics
  • Genetic Muscle Diseases
  • Genetic Skin Disease
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hematologic Abnormality
  • Hearing Loss
  • Neuromuscular Disorder
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Skeletal Dysplasias
  • Vascular Malformation

Education & Training

  • University of Ghana Medical School
  • Residency: Harlem Hospital Center
  • Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY

Honors & Awards

2004-DSc (Honorary)-University of Ghana

Castle Connolly's American Top Doctor-2002,2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007,2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Top Doctor New York Metro Area (Same Years)

About Kwame Anyane-Yeboa

Dr. Yeboa has dedicated his career to the to the care of genetic patients, both children and adults, as well as pregnant women concerned with having an abnormal child. Graduated from the University of Ghana Medical school, Accra, Ghana, and completed his pediatric residency training at Harlem Hospital.Completed his fellowship training in Clinical Genetics at New York Presbyterian/ Columbia University Medical Center, department of pediatrics (Babies hospital at that time). Currently Professor of Pediatrics, and Director of the Division of Clinical Genetics. Formerly Director of Medical Genetics Fellowship Program at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Yeboa is board certified in both pediatrics and clinical genetics..

Dr. Yeboa's major expertise is in elucidating the underlying molecular basis for complex, and very often rare genetic disorders.These efforts have resulted in the identification of several previouly undescribed, or inadequtely described genetics syndromes.

Academic Titles

  • Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Chief, Division of Clinical Genetics

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

Member, American society of Human Genetics

Member, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics

Member, New York State Genetics Task Force (Past President)

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

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
3959 Broadway
New York, New York 10032
Phone:
(212) 305-6731
Fax:
(212) 305-9058
Primary

Research

Collaboration with Institute of Genomic Medicine (IGM) at Columbia University Medical Center for research on undiagnosed genetic diseases. Collaboration with the Department of Dermatology for Pediatric Vascular Disease research.

Grants

PROVISION OF PRENATAL AND CLINICAL GENETIC COUNSELING SERVICES (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2014 - Jun 30 2019

NYS GENETIC SERVICE PROGRAM (2009) (Federal Gov)

Jan 1 2009 - Dec 31 2013

NYS GENETIC SERVICE PROGRAM (2009) (Federal Gov)

Jan 1 2009 - Dec 31 2013