Claire McGroder, MD

Claire McGroder, MD Specialties: Pulmonology

Claire McGroder, MD
Specialties: Pulmonology
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CUIMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor 3
New York, NY 10032

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Insurances Accepted

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  • Affinity Health Plan
  • AgeWell
  • Amida Care
  • Emblem/GHI
  • Emblem/Hip
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare (National)
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Quality Health Management
  • RiverSpring
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • WellCare

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About Claire McGroder, MD

Dr. McGroder is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care. She specializes in caring for patients with interstitial lung disease (ILD) and pulmonary fibrosis. Her clinical and translational research has focused on gaining a better understanding the earliest stages of pulmonary fibrosis. She is also studying the long-term pulmonary effects of COVID-19. Clinically, Dr. McGroder is involved in numerous clinical trials that investigate possible therapeutics for patients with ILD. It is her goal to integrate Columbia's top-tier research and excellent clinical diagnostics and resources to provide patients with the best possible care.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Bronchiectasis

  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

  • Interstitial Lung Disease

  • Occupational Lung Disease

  • Pulmonary Diagnostics

  • Pulmonary Fibrosis

  • Pulmonary Medicine

  • Sarcoidosis


  • Fellowship: New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

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  • American Thoracic Society Abstract Scholarship (2020, 2022)