Cara Lyn Agerstrand, MD

Cara Lyn Agerstrand, MD Specialties: Critical Care Medicine

Cara Lyn Agerstrand, MD
Specialties: Critical Care Medicine
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Columbia University Irving Medical Center - Presbyterian Hospital Building
622 West 168th Street
Floor 8 East, Suite 101
New York, NY 10032

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  • AgeWell
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About Cara Lyn Agerstrand, MD

Dr. Cara L. Agerstrand is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine. She received her MD at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and completed both her residency in Internal Medicine and her fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center.

Dr. Agerstrand is committed to providing outstanding care to patients with critical illness and pulmonary disease. She has research and clinical interests in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), extracorporeal CO2removal, critical care outcomes, and the pulmonary effects of air pollution.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine