Peter K. Nelson, MD

  • Specialty: Neurointerventional Radiology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-6008

About Me

Conditions and Treatments



  • Professor, Department of Radiology
  • Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Section Chief Neuro Interventional
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Radiology - Diagnostic Radiology, 1993
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Washington University Medical Center, Neuroradiology, 1992
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Interventional Neuroradiology, 1991
  • Residency, Washington University Medical Center, Diagnostic Radiology, 1990
  • MD from Louisiana State University, 1986

Locations and Appointments

78 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Agewell
  • American Imaging Network
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
  • 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 Essential
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Care System New York
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UPN Elite
  • US Department of Labor
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Village Caremax
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
  • Workers Comp
*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.
NYU Radiology Associates

660 1st Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-6008

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  • Learning from failure: persistence of aneurysms following pipeline embolization

    Shapiro, Maksim; Becske, Tibor; Nelson, Peter K
    Journal of neurosurgery. 2016 May 6. 1-8

  • Anterior Choroidal Artery Patency and Clinical Follow-Up after Coverage with the Pipeline Embolization Device

    Raz, E; Shapiro, M; Becske, T; Zumofen, D W; Tanweer, O; Potts, M B; Riina, H A; Nelson, P K
    AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology. 2015 Jan 8. 36 (5): 937-942

  • Neuroophthalmological outcomes associated with use of the Pipeline Embolization Device: analysis of the PUFS trial results

    Sahlein, Daniel H; Fouladvand, Mohammad; Becske, Tibor; Saatci, Isil; McDougall, Cameron G; Szikora, Istvan; Lanzino, Giuseppe; Moran, Christopher J; Woo, Henry H; Lopes, Demetrius K; Berez, Aaron L; Cher, Daniel J; Siddiqui, Adnan H; Levy, Elad I; Albuquerque, Felipe C; Fiorella, David J; Berentei, Zsolt; Marosfoi, Miklos; Cekirge, Saruhan H; Kallmes, David F; Nelson, Peter K
    Journal of neurosurgery. 2015 Jul 10. 123 (4): 897-905

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