Colin K. Phoon, MD

  • Specialties: Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-5940

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

fetal echocardiography, heart ultrasound, heart murmur, chest pain, congenital heart defect, heart valve diseases, coronary artery anomaly, Kawasaki disease, rheumatic heart disease, heart muscle disease, ventricular septal defect (VSD), heart imaging, single ventricle, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, heart tumor, atrioventricular septal defect, atrial septal defect (ASD), aortic valve disease, transposition of great vessels, truncus arteriosus, anomalous pulmonary vein, pulmonary stenosis, coarctation, mitral valve disease, Ebstein's anomaly, tricuspid atresia, dilated cardiomyopathy, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, pericardial disease, tetralogy of fallot, patent ductus arteriosus
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Congenital Heart Disease in Children



  • Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
  • Dir Pediatric & Fetal Echocardiography Lab

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Cardiology)

Education and Training

  • 1996
  • Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco, Pediatric Cardiology
  • 1993
  • Residency, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Pediatrics
  • 1990
  • MD from University Of Pennsylvania


Locations and Appointments

66 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • 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 Healthy NY
  • 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 Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) 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 Langone Fink Ambulatory Care Center
160 East 32nd Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10016

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My Research

- Physiology of the developing cardiovascular system - Adaptability of the immature heart to abnormal loads - Role of mitochondria in heart development; Barth syndrome - Pediatric and fetal echocardiography - History of medicine, history of cardiology


  • Ours is a special community

    Phoon, Colin K L 2015 Apr; 611-611, Cardiology in the young — id: 1481352, year: 2015, page: 611, stat: Journal Article
  • Letter to the Editor in response to the article "Preventing congenital neonatal heart block in offspring of mothers with anti-SSA/Ro and SSB/La antibodies: A review of published literature and registered clinical trials." by Gleicher N, Elkayam U, Autoimmun Rev. 2013 Sep;12(11):1039-45

    Costedoat-Chalumeau, Nathalie; Izmirly, Peter; Wahren-Herlenius, Marie; Silverman, Earl; Brucato, Antonio; Boutjdir, Mohamed; Khamashta, Munther; Llanos, Carolina; Pisoni, Cecilia N; Friedman, Deborah M; Clancy, Robert; Phoon, Colin K L; Saxena, Amit; Buyon, Jill P 2014 Jan; 70-72, Autoimmunity reviews — id: 628742, year: 2014, page: 70, stat: Letter
  • Metabolism and function of mitochondrial cardiolipin

    Ren, Mindong; Phoon, Colin K L; Schlame, Michael 2014 Apr; 1107-1119, Progress in lipid research — id: 932362, year: 2014, page: 1107, stat: REVIEW
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