Dr. Paolo Colombo, MD

Dr. Paolo Colombo, MD

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Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  ·  
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51 y/o
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Dr. Paolo Colombo, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Cardiology

622 W 168th St

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • SelectCare

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Congestive Heart Failure
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more than 73% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 46% of peers

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Dr. Colombo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Colombo "Paolo C. Colombo is a cardiologist who specialized in treating patients with advanced heart failure, cardiac assist device and heart transplant. Dr. Colombo is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology. Dr. Colombo received his medical degree, magna cum laude from the University of Milan in Italy. He completed his internal medicine residency and fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center, the university hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He then specialized in heart failure and transplant at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center in New York. Dr. Colombo has been on ColumbiaDoctors faculty since 2002. He is Herbert Irving Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC and serves as the Medical Director of the Cardiac Assist Device Program. An internationally renowned investigator, Dr. Colombo has been awarded research grants from the National Institutes of Health, American Heart Association as well as other research foundations. Dr. Colombo has published more than fifty manuscripts and presented his research all over the world. Dr. Colombo sees patients at Columbia University Medical Center in Washington Heights."
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This content was provided by Dr. Colombo "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

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

3  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

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

  • Universita Degli Studi Di Milano, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Colombo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Colombo's Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Paolo Colombo, MD
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On my appointment day, 11Jul18, Dr. Colombo talked to us for 5 min., got up from his chair, and while texting told us 'I'll call you in an hour, Need to leave now' and walked out. My sister flew over from Germany to be here for me during this difficult time (hospital stay due to heart failure). She...Read More
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