Reena T Gottesman, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC
Reena T Gottesman, MD

Dr. Gottesman is a board-certified neurologist in the Division of Aging and Dementia. She obtained her BA in music at Stern College for Women of Yeshiva University and her medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She then completed her internship in internal medicine at Winthrop University Hospital (now NYU-Winthrop), followed by neurology residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. She completed her fellowship in behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry as well as neuroepidemiology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. She sees patients with memory concerns and dementia at the Neurological Institute and also sees referrals for memory concerns from the Integrated Women’s Health Center.

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Aging and Dementia

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Education and Training

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Internship: Winthrop University Hospital
  • Residency: Montefiore Medical Center


  • CUMC/Neurological Institute of New York

    710 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    (646) 426-3876

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, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (646) 426-3876

Honors and Awards

2018 – Isabelle Rapin, MD Scholarly Activity Award, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center