Andrew Schweitzer, MD

Andrew Schweitzer, MD

Andrew Schweitzer, MD

Specialties: Interventional Radiology, Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology
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525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
US
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Additional Locations for Andrew Schweitzer, MD

  • 1305 York Avenue
    New York, NY 10021
    US
  • 520 East 70th Street
    New York, NY 10021
    US

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About Andrew Schweitzer, MD


Andrew D. Schweitzer, M.D. is a board-certified radiologist specializing in neuroradiology. He is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medical College, Assistant Attending Radiologist at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus, and also serves as Associate Program Director of the Radiology Residency Training Program.Dr. Schweitzer earned his B.S. in Biological & Environmental Engineering with a minor in Biomedical Engineering from  Cornell University in 2004.  After having been awarded a Distinction in Research at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2006 and completing a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) fellowship at the Albert Einstein College of ...
Andrew D. Schweitzer, M.D. is a board-certified radiologist specializing in neuroradiology. He is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medical College, Assistant Attending Radiologist at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus, and also serves as Associate Program Director of the Radiology Residency Training Program.Dr. Schweitzer earned his B.S. in Biological & Environmental Engineering with a minor in Biomedical Engineering from  Cornell University in 2004.  After having been awarded a Distinction in Research at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2006 and completing a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) fellowship at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2008, Dr. Schweitzer received his M.D. degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2009. He was inducted to the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) medical honor society in his 4th year of medical school.Following an internship at Harbor – UCLA Medical Center, Dr. Schweitzer completed residency training in Diagnostic Radiology (2010-2014) at NewYork Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center, during which he was elected and served as Chief Resident. He  was awarded the Alexander R. Margulis, M.D., D.Sc,Award in 2013. He remained at WCMC – NYP for a  year of specialized fellowship training in Neuroradiology. Dr. Schweitzer joined the Weill Cornell Medical College Department of Radiology faculty in July 2015 as Assistant Professor of Radiology and also serves as Associate Program Director of the Radiology Residency Training Program.Dr. Schweitzer’s clinical expertise is in neuroradiology.  He interprets a variety of studies including radiographs, CT, and MRI of the brain, spine, and the head/neck.  He also performs x-ray and CT-guided neuro-interventional procedures such as lumbar punctures, myelograms, cisternograms, nerve blocks, facet blocks, epidural injections, and epidural blood patches.Dr. Schweitzer’s research interests include applications of quantitative susceptibility mapping (QSM) of the brain, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), primary lateral sclerosis (PLS), and posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES).  He acts as peer reviewer for multiple radiology journals.  In addition to clinical and research activities, Dr. Schweitzer is an active and involved teacher of medical students, residents, and fellows.Dr. Schweitzer is a member of several radiological societies listed below:Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)Association of University Radiologists (AUR)American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR)American College of Radiology (ACR)

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology

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