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Steven J. Shea, MD

Board Certifications: 
Internal Medicine
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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Emphysema
  • Anemia, Iron Deficiency
  • Asthma
  • Ulcer Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Hepatitis
  • Hypertension
  • Depression
  • Stroke
  • Heart Failure
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Diabetes
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Lyme Disease
  • Diet Counseling
  • Gay/Lesbian Counseling
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Phlebitis
  • Thyroid Disorder

Education & Training

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Fellowship: Brigham & Women's Hospital - Harvard

About Steven Shea

Steven Shea, MD, MS, received his A.B. from Harvard College and his M.D. from Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Presbyterian Hospital and fellowship in General Internal Medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

He received an M.S. in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health. He has been on the faculty at Columbia since 1984 and Division Chief since 1992.

Academic Titles

  • Hamilton Southworth Professor of Medicine
  • Professor of Epidemiology (in Biomedical Informatics)

Administrative Positions

  • Senior Vice Dean , College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Chief, Division of General Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Male

Insurance 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

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

MagnaCare

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

VNSNY CHOICE

  • SelectHealth

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Contact & Locations

1
Presbyterian Hospital and Vanderbilt Clinic
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Primary

Research

Dr. Steven Shea's research is focused on cardiovascular epidemiology and medical informatics applications to chronic disease management. He is the principal investigator for the Columbia University Field Center for the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA), a 17-year longitudinal study of approximately 6,400 subjects (1,100 at Columbia) funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).  In the Dean’s office, Dr. Shea is responsible for affiliations with Columbia University Medical Center’s teaching hospitals.

Grants

MULTI-ETHNIC STUDY OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS (MESA) - FIELD CENTER (Federal Gov)

Aug 15 2015 - Aug 14 2020

PRIMARY CARE TRAINING AND ENHANCEMENT (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2015 - Jun 30 2020

HDL-MEDIATED CHOLESTEROL EFFLUX AND PLAQUE INFLAMMATION IN MESA (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2016 - Apr 30 2020

TRANSITIONING FROM RISK FACTORS TO HEART FAILURE: PREVALENCE, PATHOGENESIS, AND PHENOMICS (Federal Gov)

Mar 1 2016 - Jun 30 2019

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

Dec 1 2014 - Nov 30 2017

FACULTY DEVELOPMENT IN PRIMARY CARE (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2005 - Sep 29 2016

ATRIAL FIBRILLATION BURDEN, VASCULAR DISEASE OF THE BRAIN AND CARDIAC MRI IN MESA (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2015 - Jun 30 2016

PRIMARY CARE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2011 - Jun 30 2016

COLUMBIA CENTER FOR THE HEALTH OF URBAN MINORITIES (Federal Gov)

Feb 10 2003 - Jan 31 2016

MULTI-ETHNIC STUDY OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS (MESA)- FIELD CENTER (Federal Gov)

Jan 15 1999 - Aug 14 2015

MULTI-ETHNIC STUDY OF AUTOIMMUNITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (Federal Gov)

Mar 10 2011 - Feb 28 2015

MESA EPIGENETICS ANCILLARY STUDY- SUBCONTRACT (Federal Gov)

Feb 1 2010 - Jul 31 2014

STRESS, GENE-ENVIRONMENT INTERACTION, AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (Federal Gov)

May 25 2010 - Mar 31 2014

ARTERIAL ELASTICITY, SUBCLINICAL, AND CLINICAL CVD IN MESA (Federal Gov)

Jul 5 2010 - Apr 30 2013

ASSOCIATION OF SLEEP DISORDER WITH CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH ACR OSS ETHNIC GROUPS (Federal Gov)

Jul 5 2010 - Apr 30 2013

PROMOTING COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING IN A HARD-TO-REACH, LOW INCOME MINORITY POPULATION (Private)

Jan 1 2009 - Dec 31 2012

ARRA-TRAINING IN PRIMARY CARE MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY: PHYSIC IAN FACULTY DEVELOPMENT IN PRIMARY CARE (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2010 - Jun 30 2012

REGIONAL DYSFUNCTION BY MRI IN INCIDENT HEART FAILURE (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 2000 - Jan 31 2010

MESA CAROTID ANCILLARY STUDY (Federal Gov)

Jun 15 2003 - May 31 2006