Freya R. Schnabel, MD

  • Specialties: Surgical Oncology, Breast Surgery
  • Languages: English, Hebrew, Spanish
  • Phone: 212-731-5367

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

breast cancer, breast surgery, atypical hyperplasia, lobular carcinoma in situ, brca gene


  • Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Director of Breast Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 1998
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Surgery, 1988
  • Residency, New York University, Surgery (General), 1987
  • MD from New York University, 1982

Locations and Appointments

35 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • 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
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • NY Medicaid
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • 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.
NYU Breast Surgery Associates

160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5367

NYU Langone Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health

207 East 84th Street
New York, NY 10028

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  • The relationship of breast density in mammography and magnetic resonance imaging in high-risk women and women with breast cancer

    Albert, Marissa; Schnabel, Freya; Chun, Jennifer; Schwartz, Shira; Lee, Jiyon; Klautau Leite, Ana Paula; Moy, Linda
    Clinical imaging. 2015 Aug. ?-?

  • Nipple-sparing Mastectomy and Sub-areolar Biopsy: To Freeze or not to Freeze? Evaluating the Role of Sub-areolar Intraoperative Frozen Section

    Alperovich, Michael; Choi, Mihye; Karp, Nolan S; Singh, Baljit; Ayo, Diego; Frey, Jordan D; Roses, Daniel F; Schnabel, Freya R; Axelrod, Deborah M; Shapiro, Richard L; Guth, Amber A
    Breast journal. 2015 Oct. ?-?

  • The changing face of axillary lymph node dissection [Meeting Abstract]

    Hiotis, K; Yeh, J; Schnabel, F; Chun, J; Schwartz, S; Snyder, A; Guth, A; Axelrod, D
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2015 May 2015. 22 (2): 61-61

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