Dr. James Garvin, MD

Dr. James Garvin, MD

Pediatric Hematology & OncologyMaleAge 74

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Garvin, MD is a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Specialist in New York, NY. He is affiliated with medical facilities NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Garvin to book an appointment.

Locations

Columbia University Medical Center Pediatrics

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(212) 235-1519
Columbia University Medical Center Pediatrics161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 7 New York, NY 10032
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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Garvin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garvin treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Garvin treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Chordoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
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Brain Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garvin treats Brain Cancer more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Garvin treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Acute Leukemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garvin treats Acute Leukemia more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Garvin treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Adult
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 1
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 2
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 4
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 5
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 6
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 7
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L1
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L2
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L3
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Aggressive-Phase
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Negative
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Positive
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Dr. Garvin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acne
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia Treatment
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anosmia
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blepharitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Transfusion
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer Treatment
  • Brain Radiation Treatment
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Immunotherapy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Cellulitis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chickenpox
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Skin
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emphysema
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Fever
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Glioblastoma
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hives
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Insomnia
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Medication Management
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Ringworm
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Stye
  • Swine Flu
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thalassemia
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tinnitus
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Garvin accepts the following insurance:

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National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
Medicare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
Vytra Health Plans
WellCare

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and...Read more

Biography

James H. Garvin, MD, PhD is a board-certified pediatric hematologist-oncologist who specializes in the care of young patients with brain tumors, as well...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Pediatrics

Education

Childrens Hsp Of Pa. (Ped)
Residency Hospital
1982
Dana Farber Cancer Inst
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Internship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. James Garvin, MD?

Call (212) 235-1519 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (212) 305-9770 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. James Garvin, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Garvin has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. James Garvin, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. James Garvin, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. James Garvin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Garvin frequently treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma), Brain Cancer, and Acute Leukemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Garvin treats.

Where is Dr. James Garvin, MD's office located?

Dr. Garvin's office is located at 161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 7, New York, NY 10032. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Garvin is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

New York, NY

7 Awards Received

NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

New York, NY