Naomi Yachelevich, MD

  • Specialty: Clinical Genetics
  • Languages: English, Hebrew
  • Phone: 646-754-2222

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

genetic counseling, movement disorders, coarctation, ear malformation, pseudoachondroplasia, neurofibromatosis, growth disorders, hand deformities, multiple pterygium syndrome, vascular malformation, intellectual disability, autism, cystic fibrosis, kidney malformation, arthrogryposis, limb abnormalities, congenital heart defect, congenital hydrocephalus, genetic skin diseases, multiple endocrine neoplasia, achondroplasia, epilepsy, cleft palate, normal pressure hydrocephalus (nph), marfan syndrome, inborn scoliosis, muscular dystrophy, birthmark, short stature, lysosomal storage disease, kabuki syndrome, connective tissue disease, craniosynostosis
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  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Medical Genetics - Clinical Genetics, 2011
Education and Training
  • Residency, Montefiore Medical Center, Clinical Genetics, 2010

Locations and Appointments

69 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • 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 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
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • PHP
  • 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
*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 Pediatric Genetics Associates

145 East 32nd Street, 14th Floor
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 646-754-2222

Center for Children-Genetics Clinic

301 East 17th Street
New York, NY 10003


Phone: 212-598-6215

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  • A Founder Mutation in VPS11 Causes an Autosomal Recessive Leukoencephalopathy Linked to Autophagic Defects

    Zhang, Jinglan; Lachance, Veronik; Schaffner, Adam; Li, Xianting; Fedick, Anastasia; Kaye, Lauren E; Liao, Jun; Rosenfeld, Jill; Yachelevich, Naomi; Chu, Mary-Lynn; Mitchell, Wendy G; Boles, Richard G; Moran, Ellen; Tokita, Mari; Gorman, Elizabeth; Bagley, Kaytee; Zhang, Wei; Xia, Fan; Leduc, Magalie; Yang, Yaping; Eng, Christine; Wong, Lee-Jun; Schiffmann, Raphael; Diaz, George A; Kornreich, Ruth; Thummel, Ryan; Wasserstein, Melissa; Yue, Zhenyu; Edelmann, Lisa
    PLoS genetics. 2016 Apr 27. 12 (4): e1005848-e1005848 e1005848

  • Generalized Overgrowth Syndromes With Prenatal Onset

    Yachelevich, Naomi
    Current problems in pediatric & adolescent health care. 2015 Apr 7. 45 (4): 97-111

  • Mutations in the DNA methyltransferase gene DNMT3A cause an overgrowth syndrome with intellectual disability

    Tatton-Brown, Katrina; Seal, Sheila; Ruark, Elise; Harmer, Jenny; Ramsay, Emma; Del Vecchio Duarte, Silvana; Zachariou, Anna; Hanks, Sandra; O'Brien, Eleanor; Aksglaede, Lise; Baralle, Diana; Dabir, Tabib; Gener, Blanca; Goudie, David; Homfray, Tessa; Kumar, Ajith; Pilz, Daniela T; Selicorni, Angelo; Temple, I Karen; Van Maldergem, Lionel; Yachelevich, Naomi; van Montfort, Robert; Rahman, Nazneen
    Nature genetics. 2014 Mar 9. 46 (4): 385-388

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