Matthias A. Karajannis, MD

  • Specialties: Pediatric Oncology, Pediatric Hematology, Pediatrics
  • Languages: English, French, German
  • Phone: 212-263-8400

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

brain tumor, spinal cord tumor, brain cancer, neurofibromatosis, glioma, astrocytoma, medulloblastoma, primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET), acoustic neuroma, meningioma, pineal tumor, malignant schwannoma, pituitary tumor, choroid plexus papilloma, childhood cancer
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Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
  • Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics, 2010
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, 2006
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Ketteriing Cancer Center, Pediatrics(Hemo/Onc), 2005
  • Residency, Duke University Medical Center, Pediatrics, 2002
  • MD from Free University - Berlin, 1992
Departments

Locations and Appointments

63 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI CBP
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP EPO/PPO
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HIP POS
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
Stephen D. Hassenfeld Childrens Center for Cancer & Blood Disorders

160 East 32nd Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 212-263-8400

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My Research

Publications

  • Neurofibromatosis-related tumors: emerging biology and therapies

    Karajannis, Matthias A; Ferner, Rosalie E
    Current opinion in pediatrics. 2015 Feb. 27 (1): 26-33

  • Clinical response to bevacizumab in schwannomatosis

    Blakeley, Jaishri; Schreck, Karisa C; Evans, D Gareth; Korf, Bruce R; Zagzag, David; Karajannis, Matthias A; Bergner, Amanda L; Belzberg, Allan J
    Neurology. 2014 Nov. 83 (21): 1986-1987

  • Genomic analysis of diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas identifies three molecular subgroups and recurrent activating ACVR1 mutations

    Buczkowicz, Pawel; Hoeman, Christine; Rakopoulos, Patricia; Pajovic, Sanja; Letourneau, Louis; Dzamba, Misko; Morrison, Andrew; Lewis, Peter; Bouffet, Eric; Bartels, Ute; Zuccaro, Jennifer; Agnihotri, Sameer; Ryall, Scott; Barszczyk, Mark; Chornenkyy, Yevgen; Bourgey, Mathieu; Bourque, Guillaume; Montpetit, Alexandre; Cordero, Francisco; Castelo-Branco, Pedro; Mangerel, Joshua; Tabori, Uri; Ho, King Ching; Huang, Annie; Taylor, Kathryn R; Mackay, Alan; Bendel, Anne E; Nazarian, Javad; Fangusaro, Jason R; Karajannis, Matthias A; Zagzag, David; Foreman, Nicholas K; Donson, Andrew; Hegert, Julia V; Smith, Amy; Chan, Jennifer; Lafay-Cousin, Lucy; Dunn, Sandra; Hukin, Juliette; Dunham, Chris; Scheinemann, Katrin; Michaud, Jean; Zelcer, Shayna; Ramsay, David; Cain, Jason; Brennan, Cameron; Souweidane, Mark M; Jones, Chris; Allis, C David; Brudno, Michael; Becher, Oren; Hawkins, Cynthia
    Nature genetics. 2014 May. 46 (5): 451-456

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