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NYU Langone Provider

Teofilita Isaacson, MD

NYU Langone Provider
  • Specialty: Neonatology
  • Language: English

I decided to pursue a career in medicine because I take pride in providing care to people and improving their long-term outcomes.

As a neonatologist, I coordinate and manage care for critically ill newborns who have respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, nutritional, infectious, genetic, endocrine and neurological conditions in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). I perform procedures that include intubation, chest tube placement, needle aspiration, and central line placement.

I am the clinical director of the NICU at NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island, where I work with a team of highly experienced specialists to provide the safest and highest quality of care. Our team’s outcomes are among the best in the nation.

In addition to serving as a physician, I conduct research focused on safe sleep studies and enteral feeding initiatives to improve quality of life for my patients.

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics at NYU Long Island School of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine), 1993
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics, 1985
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Cab, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 1985
  • Fellowship, Cab, Pediatrics Neonatal, 1984
  • Residency, Jewish Hospital & Medical Center of Brooklyn, Pediatrics, 1982
  • Residency, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Pediatrics, 1979

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This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna
    • Cigna EPO/POS
    • Cigna PPO
  • Emblem
    • Emblem Select Care Exchange
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
  • Fidelis
    • Fidelis Child Health
    • Fidelis Essential
    • Fidelis Exchange
    • Fidelis Medicaid
    • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI
    • GHI CBP
    • GHI HMO
  • HIP
    • HIP Access I
    • HIP Access II
    • HIP Child Health
    • HIP Essential
    • HIP HMO
    • HIP Medicaid
    • HIP Medicare
    • HIP POS
  • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Oxford
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
    • Railroad Medicare
  • Three Rivers
    • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
    • Tricare
  • UHC
    • UnitedHealthcare EPO
    • UnitedHealthcare HMO
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
    • UnitedHealthcare POS
    • UnitedHealthcare PPO
    • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • VNS
    • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • WellCare
    • WellCare Medicare
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  • Schulman, J; Stricof, R L; Stevens, T P; Holzman, I R; Shields, E P; Angert, R M; Wasserman-Hoff, R S; Nafday, S M; Saiman, L; Adeyeye, Adebisi; Angert, Robert; Barbara, Barbara; Barone, Anthony; Bateman, David; Bhutada, Alok; Biniwale, Manoj; Bock, Steven; Bode, Michelle; Brumberg, Heather; Campbell, Deborah; Caprio, Martha C; Carp, Diane; Clones, Barbara; Combs, Adriann; Cutrone, Joan; DeSomma, Michelle; Duchon, Jennifer; Furdon, Susan A; Gibbs, Kathleen; Graham, Philip; Grippi, Christine; Gross, Steven J; Hendricks-Munoz, Karen D; Hills, Kenyatta; Hoey, Hyacinth; Holzman, Ian R; Horgan, Michael; Isaacson, Teofilita; Jones, Zina; Kim, Yang; Koppel, Robert; Kumar, Vasanth H; Lahage, Nadine E; Lewis, Rudy; Marin, Grace; Moylan, Margaret; Nafday, Suhas M; Nugent, Clare; O'Donnell, Rebecca; Park, Jennifer; Parker, Pam; Parvez, Boriana; Perlman, Jeffrey M; Pupke, Nancy; Rastogi, Shantanu; Reyes, Mitch; Ross, Barbara G; Ryan, Rita M; Saiman, Lisa; Schanler, Richard J; Schulman, Joseph; Shields, Eileen; Spilman, Lynn; Stevens, Timothy P; Stricoff, Rachel; Susser, Joann; Valencia, Gloria B; Wachtel, Elena V; Wasserman, Randi

    Journal of perinatology. 2009 Sep ; 29(9):591-9

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