Dr. David Li, MD

Dr. David Li, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology  ·  
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Age 40
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Dr. David Li, MD is a vascular & interventional radiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 2007 and specializes in vascular & interventional radiology, diagnostic radiology, and more.Read his story

525 E 68th St

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

(212) 746-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Li performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Venous Sclerotherapy
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more than 82% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 38% of peers
Thrombosis
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more than 23% of peers

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Dr. Li's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Li " David Li, M.D., Ph.D. is a board-certified radiologist specializing in Interventional Radiology. He is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medical College and Assistant Attending Radiologist at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus. Dr. Li was awarded his B.S., magna cum laude, in Biomedical Engineering from Columbia University, New York, NY in 1999. He earned both his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees in 2007 at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx , NY. Dr. Li was inducted to the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) medical honor society upon graduation. Dr. Li earned his Master's degree in Physiology and Biophysics with Honors prior to completion of his Ph.D. His research and Ph.D. thesis were in resonance Raman spectroscopy, an investigative technique currently being harnessed for molecular imaging. Dr. Li did a transitional internship year at North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY prior to completing a residency in Diagnostic Radiology (2008-2012) at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center–Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. Dr. Li joined the Weill Cornell Medical College Department of Radiology full-time faculty in July 2013 after a year of Fellowship training in Interventional Radiology in our department at The New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City. He achieved Board Certification in Diagnostic Radiology from the American Board of Radiology in May 2012. Dr. Li's clinical expertise is in Interventional Radiology. He performs a variety of interventional procedures with a focus in minimally invasive oncology procedures spanning from diagnosis to treatment including: Image guided needle biopsies Transarterial embolizations Percutaneous tumor ablations Vascular access procedures Dr. Li's research interests involve improving upon cancer care by combining pre-existing oncologic therapies in a multidisciplinary setting. He believes that this approach, in combination with harnessing novel therapeutics which can be targeted to tumors by percutaneous or transarterial means, will further advance the field of cancer treatment. In addition, he is interested in improving upon both patient care and the patient experience by using systems based approaches. In addition to clinical and research activities, Dr. Li is an active and involved teacher of residents, Interventional Radiology fellows, and medical students. Dr. Li is a member of several prestigious radiological societies listed below: Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) American College of Radiology (ACR) Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Li "Dr. Li's research interests involve improving upon cancer care by combining pre-existing oncologic therapies in a multidisciplinary setting. He believes that this approach, in combination with harnessing novel therapeutics which  can be targeted to tumors by percutaneous or transarterial means, will further advance the field of cancer treatment. In addition, he is interested in improving upon both patient care and the patient experience by using systems based approaches."

3  Specialties

  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Radiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

15  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Insufficiency

7  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Embolization
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Li has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Li's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Li to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Li's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Had a lung aneurysm treated by Dr Li. Very experienced and professional staff. Dr. LI treats you like a friend or family. YES WELL EECOMMENDED.
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I was scheduled to have a lung biopsy and was awaiting the anesthesia when Dr. Li said the area of concern in your lung is smaller than in previous Cat Scans and if it was cancer it would have increased in size. You do not need the biopsy. You can get off the Cat Scan machine and go home. He took...more
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I recently had a nephrostomy tube inserted by doctor Li and I find him very helpful and polite and goes to extra length to address my concerns after the procedure and even replied to my text on weekends. He just protrude the calm and confidence in his work and will strongly recommend to my friends...more
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