Marianna Shnayderman Yugrakh, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC
Marianna Shnayderman Yugrakh, MD

Dr. Marianna S. Yugrakh obtained her medical degree from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed her neurology residency here at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/The Neurological Institute of New York. She subsequently completed a clinical fellowship in Headache Medicine at Mount Sinai Roosevelt Headache Institute. She treats all primary headache disorders and offers comprehensive pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches for her patients. She has expertise in Botox injections for chronic migraine, as well as trigeminal and occipital nerve blocks and trigger point injections.

All headache disorders, including:

Migraine, including Chronic Migraine, Menstrual Migraine, and complications of migraine

Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalalgias, including Cluster Headache, Paroxysmal Hemicrania, Hemicrania Continua, and Short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache attacks

Post-traumatic headache

New Daily Persistent Headache

Primary stabbing headache

Hypnic headache

Nummular headache

Facial pain disorders, including Trigeminal Neuralgia, Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia, Nevus Intermedius Neuralgia, and central facial pain disorders

Occipital neuralgia

Tension-type headache

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Cluster Headache
  • Facial Pain
  • Headache
  • Headache Disorders
  • Hemicrania Continua
  • Migraine

Education and Training

  • 2009 Columbia University College of Physician & Surgeon
  • MD, 2009 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Internship: St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: 2013 Neurological Institute Of New York
  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship: 2014 Roosevelt Hospital


  • ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

    51 West 51st Street
    New York, NY 10019
    (646) 426-3876
  • CUMC/Neurological Institute of New York

    710 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    (212) 305-6876

Centers / Institutes / Programs

  • Headache and Facial Pain Center

Practices and Centers

  • ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

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]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, Medicare Managed Care, PPO]
  • Local 1199 [NYP Employee Plan]
  • 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 accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (646) 426-3876