Amit Saxena, MD

  • Specialty: Rheumatology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 646-501-7400

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

lupus erythematosus, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Rheumatology), 2011
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 2009
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Rheumatology, 2011
  • Fellowship, NYU Hospitals Center, 2011
  • Residency, New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2009
  • Residency, New York Weill Cornell Med Ctr, Internal Medicine, 2009
  • MD from New York Medical College, 2009

Locations and Appointments

54 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • 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
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Village Caremax
*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 Center For Musculoskeletal Care

333 East 38th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Ambulatory Care Services - Lupus Clinic

324 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010

Ambulatory Care Services - Rheumatology Clinic

324 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010


Phone: 212-598-6321

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My Research


  • 3 Tesla MRI detects deterioration in proximal femur microarchitecture and strength in long-term glucocorticoid users compared with controls

    Chang, Gregory; Rajapakse, Chamith S; Regatte, Ravinder R; Babb, James; Saxena, Amit; Belmont, H Michael; Honig, Stephen
    Journal of magnetic resonance imaging. 2015 Dec. 42 (6): 1489-1496

  • Assessment of fluorinated steroids to avert progression and mortality in anti-SSA/Ro-associated cardiac injury limited to the fetal conduction system

    Izmirly, Peter M; Saxena, Amit; Sahl, Sara K; Shah, Ummara; Friedman, Deborah M; Kim, Mimi Y; Buyon, Jill P
    Annals of the rheumatic diseases. 2015 Dec. ?-?

  • A novel severity score based on cardiac neonatal lupus manifestations serves as a predictor and outcome measure of morbidity in anti-Ro exposed fetuses [Meeting Abstract]

    Saxena, A; Izmirly, P M; Han, S W; Briassouli, P; Rivera, T; Halushka, M; Zhong, H; Friedman, D; Clancy, R; Buyon, J P
    Arthritis & rheumatology. 2015 October 2015. 67:

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