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Sumit Mohan, MD

Board Certifications: 
Nephrology, Internal Medicine
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New and Existing Patients: 
(212) 305-6469

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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • End Stage Renal Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Transplantation
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Transplantation Nephrology

Education & Training

  • Kasturba Medical College, India
  • Residency: Harlem Hospital Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Harlem Hospital Center

Honors & Awards

  • 2007 - Teacher of the Year, Department of Medicine, Harlem Hospital
  • 2008 - Distinguished Educator Award, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
  • 2008 - Teacher of the Year, Dept of Medicine, Harlem Hospital
  • 2012 - Member, Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators, Columbia University

About Sumit Mohan

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at the Columbia University Medical Center

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

  • Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology (FASN)
  • Deputy Editor, Kidney International Reports

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
622 West 168th Street
New York, New York 10032
Phone:
(212) 305-6469
Fax:
(212) 305-9642
Primary

Research

Grants

2/2 APOL1 LONG-TERM KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION OUTCOMES NETWORK- CLINICAL CENTER (Federal Gov)

Sep 25 2017 - May 31 2022

INCREASING MINORITY POPULATION AWARENESS THROUGH COMMUNITY TEACHING FOR IMPROVED ORGAN DONATION (IMPACT FOR IMPROVED ORGAN DONATION) (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2017 - May 31 2022

NOVEL BIOMARKERS TO PREDICT OUTCOMES IN KIDNEY TRANSPLANT RECIPIENTS (Federal Gov)

Sep 20 2016 - Aug 31 2021

BIO-ELECTROCHEMICAL DETECTORS FOR IN VIVO CONTINUOUS MONITORING (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2017 - Jun 30 2021

RACIAL DISPARITY REDUCTION IN THE NATIONAL KIDNEY ALLOCATION POLICY (Federal Gov)

Jun 24 2015 - Dec 31 2019

PATIENT ORIENTED TRANSPLANT CENTER METRICS (Private)

Jul 12 2016 - Oct 31 2017

Selected Publications

Mohan S, Campenot E, Chiles MC, Santoriello D, Bland E, Crew RJ, Rosenstiel P,
Dube G, Batal I, Radhakrishnan J, Sandoval PR, Guarrera J, Stokes MB, D'Agati V, 
Cohen DJ, Ratner LE, Markowitz G. Association between Reperfusion Renal Allograft
Biopsy Findings and Transplant Outcomes. Journal of the American Society of
Nephrology : JASN. 2017; 28(10):3109-3117. PubMed [journal] PMID: 28684646,
PMCID: PMC5619964

Paz Y, Morgenstern R, Weinberg R, Chiles M, Bhatti N, Ali Z, Mohan S, Bokhari S. 
Relation of Coronary Flow Reserve to Other Findings on Positron Emission
Tomography Myocardial Perfusion Imaging and Left Heart Catheterization in
Patients With End-stage Renal Disease Being Evaluated for Kidney Transplant. The 
American journal of cardiology. 2017; PubMed [journal] PMID: 28942939

Mohan S, Chiles MC. Achieving Equity through Reducing Variability in Accepting
Deceased Donor Kidney Offers. Clinical journal of the American Society of
Nephrology : CJASN. 2017; PubMed [journal] PMID: 28751578, PMCID: PMC5544510

Cerdá J, Mohan S, Garcia-Garcia G, Jha V, Samavedam S, Gowrishankar S, Bagga A,
Chakravarthi R, Mehta R. Acute Kidney Injury Recognition in Low- and
Middle-Income Countries. Kidney international reports. 2017; 2(4):530-543.
NIHMSID: NIHMS889344 PubMed [journal] PMID: 29034358, PMCID: PMC5637391

Chiles MC, Husain SA, Skillen W, Lee S, Carpenter D, Pastan SO, Patzer RE,
Tanriover B, Mohan S. Predictive Value of Using Initial Versus Terminal Deceased 
Donor Creatinine to Calculate the Kidney Donor Risk Index. American journal of
kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation. 2017;
70(1):153-154. PubMed [journal] PMID: 28416320

McPherson L, Basu M, Gander J, Pastan SO, Mohan S, Wolf MS, Chiles M, Russell A, 
Lipford K, Patzer RE. Decisional conflict between treatment options among
end-stage renal disease patients evaluated for kidney transplantation. Clinical
transplantation. 2017; 31(7). PubMed [journal] PMID: 28457025

Julian BA, Gaston RS, Brown WM, Reeves-Daniel AM, Israni AK, Schladt DP, Pastan
SO, Mohan S, Freedman BI, Divers J. Effect of Replacing Race With Apolipoprotein 
L1 Genotype in Calculation of Kidney Donor Risk Index. American journal of
transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and
the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 2017; 17(6):1540-1548. NIHMSID:
NIHMS829694 PubMed [journal] PMID: 27862962, PMCID: PMC5429996

Melanson TA, Hockenberry JM, Plantinga L, Basu M, Pastan S, Mohan S, Howard DH,
Patzer RE. New Kidney Allocation System Associated With Increased Rates Of
Transplants Among Black And Hispanic Patients. Health affairs (Project Hope).
2017; 36(6):1078-1085. PubMed [journal] PMID: 28583967

Patzer RE, Smith K, Basu M, Gander J, Mohan S, Escoffery C, Plantinga L, Melanson
T, Kalloo S, Green G, Berlin A, Renville G, Browne T, Turgeon N, Caponi S, Zhang 
R, Pastan S. The ASCENT (Allocation System Changes for Equity in Kidney
Transplantation) Study: a Randomized Effectiveness-Implementation Study to
Improve Kidney Transplant Waitlisting and Reduce Racial Disparity. Kidney
international reports. 2017; 2(3):433-441. NIHMSID: NIHMS862093 PubMed [journal] 
PMID: 28845470, PMCID: PMC5568836

Chin CY, Matsumura M, Maehara A, Zhang W, Lee CT, Yamamoto MH, Song L, Parviz Y, 
Jhalani NB, Mohan S, Ratner LE, Cohen DJ, Ben-Yehuda O, Stone GW, Shlofmitz RA,
Kakuta T, Mintz GS, Ali ZA. Coronary Plaque Characteristics in
Hemodialysis-Dependent Patients as Assessed by Optical Coherence Tomography. The 
American journal of cardiology. 2017; 119(9):1313-1319. PubMed [journal] PMID:
28279437