Lana Zhovtis Ryerson, MD

  • Specialty: Neurology
  • Languages: English, Russian
  • Phone: 646-501-7500

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

multiple sclerosis (MS)


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology, 2011
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, NYU School of Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, 2012
  • Residency, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Neurology, 2011
  • MD from University Of Rochester, 2007

Locations and Appointments

60 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 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
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • 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 Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Care Center

240 East 38th Street, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10016

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My Research


  • No difference in disability progression of MS patients treated with extended interval vs. Standard interval natalizumab [Meeting Abstract]

    Fallon, J; Kister, I; Ryerson, L Z
    Neurology. 2016 05 Apr 2016. 86 (16):

  • Extended interval dosing of natalizumab in multiple sclerosis

    Zhovtis Ryerson, L; Frohman, T C; Foley, J; Kister, I; Weinstock-Guttman, B; Tornatore, C; Pandey, K; Donnelly, S; Pawate, S; Bomprezzi, R; Smith, D; Kolb, C; Qureshi, S; Okuda, D; Kalina, J; Rimler, Z; Green, R; Monson, N; Hoyt, T; Bradshaw, M; Fallon, J; Chamot, E; Bucello, M; Beh, S; Cutter, G; Major, E; Herbert, J; Frohman, E M
    Journal of neurology neurosurgery & psychiatry. 2016 Feb 25. 87 (8): 885-889

  • Extending natalizumab treatment up to eight weeks shown safe and effective in patients with multiple sclerosis: updated analysis from an ongoing multicenter study [Meeting Abstract]

    Ryerson, LZhovtis; Kister, I; Foley, J; Remington, G; Weinstock-Guttman, B; Pandey, K; Pawate, S; Bomprezzi, R; Smith, D; Hojnacki, D; Kolb, C; Okuda, D; Frohman, T; Kalina, J; Hoyt, T; Green, R; Fox, M; Donnelly, S; Chamot, E; Major, E; Frohman, E
    Multiple sclerosis. 2015 SEP. 21: 13-14

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