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Vidhu Thaker, MD

Board Certifications: 
Pediatrics
Expertise in: 
Pathology - Molecular Genetic
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Appointments

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients: 
(212) 305-9237

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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Clinical Expertise

  • Pathology - Molecular Genetic

Education & Training

  • MD, LTM Medical College of Bombay University (India)
  • Residency: Jacobi Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Boston Children's Hospital

About Vidhu Thaker

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

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
7 Central
New York, New York 10032
Phone:
(212) 305-9237
Fax:
(212) 305-1739
Primary

Research

Grants

GENETICS OF EARLY CHILDHOOD OBESITY AND ITS CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS (Federal Gov)

Oct 1 2016 - Sep 28 2021

THE COLUMBIA CENTER FOR PEDIATRIC OBESITY CARE AND RESEARCH (NY State Gov)

Dec 31 2015 - Dec 30 2017

REDUCED PROHORMONE PROCESSIN(PROHORMONE CONVERTASE 1 HYPOACTIVITY) AS A MECHANISM FOR PRADER-WILLI SYNDROME. PRE-CLINICAL ANALYSES. (Private)

Jul 15 2016 - Jul 14 2017

VTT RARE VARIANT DISCOVERY IN SEVERE EARLY ONSET OBESITY DRIVEN BY ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS (Private)

Aug 1 2016 - Jun 30 2017