Catherine Shu, MD

Catherine Shu, MD

Catherine Shu, MD

Specialties: Medical OncologyMore specialties
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Location Info


161 Fort Washington Avenue
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10032
US

Hours


Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Insurances Accepted


Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Magnacare national
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare

About Catherine Shu, MD


Dr. Catherine Shu is a board-certified medical oncologist specializing in the treatment of thoracic cancers, especially lung cancer. She received her undergraduate degree from Princeton University, followed by her M.D. from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. After residency at Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Shu completed her fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where she was appointed Chief Fellow. She currently serves as the Clinical Director of the Thoracic Medical Oncology Service.She has presented her work at numerous national conferences and was awarded an American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Merit Award for her research. She i...
Dr. Catherine Shu is a board-certified medical oncologist specializing in the treatment of thoracic cancers, especially lung cancer. She received her undergraduate degree from Princeton University, followed by her M.D. from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. After residency at Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Shu completed her fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where she was appointed Chief Fellow. She currently serves as the Clinical Director of the Thoracic Medical Oncology Service.She has presented her work at numerous national conferences and was awarded an American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Merit Award for her research. She is particularly interested in immunotherapy and its potential combinations with chemotherapeutics and targeted therapies, as well as novel agents.Of all her achievements, she is proudest to be able to offer individualized and compassionate care to each and every one of her patients. She understands that each patient and family carries forth a different set of beliefs, goals, and needs. Working alongside an exceptional multidisciplinary team, she is dedicated to improving the survival and bettering the quality of life of her patients.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Expertise

  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracic Lung Cases
  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Thymoma

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese

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