Joanna Escalon, M.D.
Joanna Escalon, M.D.

Joanna Escalon, M.D.

Diagnostic Radiology
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Specialties
Diagnostic Radiology, more

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Weill Cornell Medicine - Long Island City

28-25 Jackson Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101
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Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian

2315 Broadway
4th Floor
New York, NY 10024
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Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian

53 Beekman Street
Ground Level
New York, NY 10038
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Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian

416 East 55th Street
New York, NY 10022
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Radiology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
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Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian

520 East 70th Street
Starr Pavilion, Ground Floor
New York, NY 10021
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Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian

1305 York Avenue
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021
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Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian

1283 York Avenue
7th Floor
New York, NY 10065
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  • AETNA
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  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare
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About Joanna Escalon, M.D.

Joanna Escalon, M.D. is a radiologist specializing in cardiothoracic imaging. She is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medicine and Assistant Attending Radiologist at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus.


Dr. Escalon graduated with a B.A. in Biology from The University of Chicago where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She went on to earn her M.D. from the New York University School of Medicine in 2012. Following a yearlong internship in internal medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, Dr. Escalon completed her residency training in Diagnostic Radiology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center where she served as a Chief Resident. Dr. Escalon then completed a fellowship in Cardiothoracic Radiology at National Jewish Health and the University of Colorado in Denver, Colorado.


After training, Dr. Escalon joined the Weill Cornell Medicine faculty as Assistant Professor of Radiology in 2018. Dr. Escalon's clinical expertise is in cardiothoracic imaging. She interprets a wide range of imaging examinations, including radiography, high-resolution chest CT, thoracic MRI, cardiac CT and MRI, PET, and abdominal and pelvic CT. Dr. Escalon's research interests include diffuse lung disease, oncologic imaging, and vascular imaging. She is also actively involved in the education of residents and fellows.


Dr. Escalon is a member of the following professional societies:


• Society of Thoracic Radiology • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) • American College of Radiology • North American Society for Cardiovascular Imagining • New York Roentgen Society


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Expertise

  • Cardiac CT

  • Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • Cardiac MRI

  • Chest Imaging

  • Chest X-Ray

  • Congenital Heart Disease

  • CT Chest

  • CT Lung Screening

  • CT Scan of the Chest

  • CT Scan of the Heart

  • Diffuse Lung Disease

  • Heart Disease

  • Heart Imaging

  • Interstitial Lung Disease

  • Low Dose Computed Tomography of Lungs For Lung Cancer Screening

  • Lung Cancer

  • Lung Cancer-Diagnostic Testing

  • Lung Disease

  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography

  • MRI Chest

  • MRI of the Heart

  • MRI Thoracic Spine

  • Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging

  • PET Scan

  • PET-CT

  • Positron Emission Tomography

  • Screening For Lung Cancer

  • Thoracic Radiology

  • Ultrasound

  • Valvular Heart Disease

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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

  • Newyork-Presbyterian Gracie Square Hospital

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital

  • Newyork-Presbyterian Westchester Behavioral Health

Languages Spoken

  • English