James Underberg at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

James A. Underberg, MD

  • Specialty: Internal Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-726-7430

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

hypocholesterolemia, high cholesterol level, familial hypercholesterolemia, lipid disorders


  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 2001
Education and Training
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1989
  • MD from University Of Pennsylvania, 1989

Locations and Appointments

14 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Freedom
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*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.
Murray Hill Medical Group

317 East 34th St, 7th Fl
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-726-7430

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My Research


  • Prevalence of unrecognized diabetes, prediabetes and metabolic syndrome in patients undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention

    Balakrishnan, Revathi; Berger, Jeffrey S; Tully, Lisa; Vani, Anish; Shah, Binita; Burdowski, Joseph; Fisher, Edward; Schwartzbard, Arthur; Sedlis, Steven; Weintraub, Howard; Underberg, James A; Danoff, Ann; Slater, James A; Gianos, Eugenia
    Diabetes/metabolism research & reviews. 2015 Feb. ?-?

  • The recent national lipid association recommendations: how do they compare to other established dyslipidemia guidelines?

    Flink, Laura; Underberg, James A; Newman, Jonathan D; Gianos, Eugenia
    Current atherosclerosis reports. 2015 Apr. 17 (4): 494-494

  • Laparoscopic gastric banding resolves the metabolic syndrome and improves lipid profile over five years in obese patients with body mass index 30-40 kg/m

    Heffron, Sean P; Singh, Amita; Zagzag, Jonathan; Youn, Heekoung A; Underberg, James A; Fielding, George A; Ren-Fielding, Christine J
    Atherosclerosis. 2014 Aug. 237 (1): 183-190

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