Dr. Line Malha, MD

Dr. Line Malha, MD

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Nephrology & Hypertension  ·  
Female  ·  
34 y/o

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Dr. Line Malha, MD is a nephrology & hypertension specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 3 years. She specializes in nephrology & hypertension and high risk obstetrics.Read her story

Weil Cornell Hypertension Center

424 E 70th St

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Malha's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Malha "Line Malha MD is an Assistant Attending Physician at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and an Instructor in Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Malha graduated from the American University of Beirut (Lebanon) with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2005 and a Doctor of Medicine in 2009. She completed her Residency in Internal Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina. She completed a Fellowship in Nephrology at New York University Langone Medical Center and a Fellowship in Hypertension at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Malha practices at the Weill Cornell Hypertension Center, which is one of the few hypertension practices in the United States dedicated to the investigation and treatment of all forms of hypertension. Her research is dedicated to the investigation of preeclampsia and other forms of kidney disease during pregnancy and in women planning to become pregnant. In 2016, Dr. Malha was awarded the Zuspan Award for the most outstanding clinical science work in the study of hypertension in pregnancy by the International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy World Congress."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Malha "I am a nephrologist with a specialization in hypertension.  My field of interest is obstetric nephrology.  My practice and research endeavors focus on the care of women with hypertension and/or kidney disease who are currently pregnant or planning to be pregnant.

Preeclampsia is a hypertensive disease of pregnancy that can have devastating effects on mother and child.  Although this syndrome dates back to the times of Hippocrates, modern medicine has yet to fully understand all of its mechanisms to be able to stop them.  At the Weill Cornell Hypertension Center, our reseearch team studies women with hypertension during pregnancy in order to help shed more light into possible biomarkers, mechanisms and therapies for preeclampsia.

Pregnancy, especially when it is complicated by hypertension and/or kidney disease, can be a very trying time.  Our philosophy is to partner with the obstetricians to help our patients with compassionate and state-of-the-art care."

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2  Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • High Risk Obstetrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

9  Conditions Treated

  • Antepartum Eclampsia
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Eclampsia
  • Gestational Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Postpartum Eclampsia
  • Preeclampsia
  • Proteinuria

12  Procedures

  • Advanced Fetal Ultrasound
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Exercise Program
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • IV Therapy
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Nutritional Supplementation
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • American University of Beirut / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Medical University of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Bellevue Hospital Center NYU
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Malha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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