Dr. Meredith Turetz, MD

Dr. Meredith Turetz, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Female  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Meredith Turetz, MD is a pulmonologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. She specializes in pulmonary disease.Read her story

Weill Cornell Pulmonary Associates

425 E 61st St Fl 4

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

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Top Care Areas

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Shortness of Breath
more than 5% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Turetz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Turetz "Dr. Meredith Turetz is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Weill Cornell Medical College and an Assistant Attending Physician at the New York Presbyterian Hospital. She is certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine. Dr. Turetz completed her undergraduate studies at Cornell University and then obtained her medical education at Weill Cornell Medical College. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell in 2001, and remained as a fellow in pulmonary and critical care medicine, completing fellowship training in 2006. She has clinical experience in international medicine having worked abroad caring for patients with multidrug resistant tuberculosis. She has expertise in airway disorders having done clinical research on the genetic basis of COPD and spending several years caring for patients with lung disease due to exposure from the World Trade Center disaster and evaluating distal airway injury. Dr. Turetz returned to Weill Cornell in 2009 and has primary responsibility for the inpatient pulmonary consult service. She is also involved in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, with emphasis on in-patient management of pulmonary conditions. Dr. Turetz is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Turetz "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

14  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Breathing Treatment
  • Infection Management
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation Treatment
  • Strep Test

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.


  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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