Elvira Villafuerte, MD

Elvira Villafuerte, MD Specialties: Emergency Medicine

Elvira Villafuerte, MD
Specialties: Emergency Medicine
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170 William Street
New York, NY 10038

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  • Aetna - NYP
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield Healthplus
  • GHI
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare

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About Elvira Villafuerte, MD

Dr. Elvira Villafuerte is an assistant professor of clinical emergency medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and an assistant attending physician in emergency medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center.

A graduate of Harvard College, Dr. Villafuerte received her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed a surgical categorical internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and her emergency medicine residency at Jacobi-Montefiore Medical Center.

Dr. Villafuerte is board certified in emergency and is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital


  • Emergency Medicine


  • Internship: UMDNJ Affiliated Hospitals
  • Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
  • Residency: Jacobi/Montefiore Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine