Linn Katus, DO, MSc

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC
Linn Katus, DO, MSc

Dr. Linn E. Katus is an assistant professor of neurology in the Divisions of Multispecialty Neurology and Child Neurology. Dr. Katus obtained her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, followed by medical internship at the University of Cincinnati. She subsequently completed neurology residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, followed by fellowship in movement disorders at Mount Sinai Hospital. In addition to seeing adult neurological and movement disorder patients, Dr. Katus has a special interest in childhood movement disorders and sees a limited number of pediatric patients, as well.

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Multispecialty Neurology
    Division of Child Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Athetosis
  • Botulinum Toxin (Botox Injection)
  • Chorea
  • Choreo-athetosis
  • General Neurology
  • Movement Disorders
  • Pediatric Movement Disorders
  • Tic Disorder
  • Tourette's Disorder
  • Tremor

Education and Training

  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2011 New York College of Osteopathic Medicine at the Ne
  • Internship: University of Cincinnati Hospital
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Residency: 2015 Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship: 2017 Mount Sinai Medical Center


  • CUMC/Neurological Institute of New York

    710 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-6876
    (212) 305-4268
  • ColumbiaDoctors Riverdale - 3050 Corlear Avenue Office

    3050 Corlear Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10463
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-6876
  • ColumbiaDoctors West 86th Street

    21 West 86th Street
    New York, NY 10024
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 342-6867
    (212) 342-6865

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Insurance Programs

Please contact the provider's office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

  • Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NYP Employee Plan, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
  • AgeWell [Medicare Managed Care, Special Needs Plan]
  • Capital District Physician Health Plan [Capital District Physician Health Plan]
  • Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
  • Emblem/GHI [Medicare Managed Care, PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, Medicare Managed Care, PPO]
  • Local 1199 [Local 1199]
  • MagnaCare [MagnaCare]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • MVP Health Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]

This provider sees pediatric patients

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (646) 426-3876