Laura E. Riley, M.D.
Locations and Appointments
Maternal-Fetal Medicine (68th Street, J-130)
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
- Aetna - NYP
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
- Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
- Oxford Health Plans
- United Healthcare
Dr. Laura Riley, Obstetrician and Gynecologist-in-Chief, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
About Laura E. Riley, M.D.
A renowned obstetrician and maternal-fetal medicine specialist, Laura E. Riley, MD, was appointed Obstetrician and Gynecologist-in-Chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Weill Cornell Medicine in 2018. In her role, Dr. Riley leads the new state-of-the-art NewYork-Presbyterian Alexandra Cohen Hospital for Women and Newborns and oversees obstetrics and gynecology at NewYork-Presbyterian/ Weill Cornell, NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, and NewYorkPresbyterian Queens.
A highly accomplished physician-researcher and leader in women's health, Dr. Riley continues to build upon the department's reputation for clinical excellence while shepherding it into the next stage of innovation in women's healthcare delivery. In addition to furthering clinical and outcomes research, she strengthens education and training programs to nurture the next generation of obstetricians and gynecologists.
Before Dr. Riley joined NewYork-Presbyterian, she served as Vice Chair of Obstetrics and Medical Director of Labor and Delivery at Massachusetts General Hospital. An internationally recognized expert on obstetrics infectious diseases, she has worked with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other agencies to develop practice guidelines for pregnancy care of women with Group B strep, Zika, Ebola, COVID-19, and influenza viruses.
Pre-implantation Genetic Testing
Degrees: Harvard University
Degrees: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Titles & Positions
Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Given Foundation Professor in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrician and Gynecologist-in-Chief
Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
- Degrees: Harvard University
- Degrees: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Titles & Positions
- Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Given Foundation Professor in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Obstetrician and Gynecologist-in-Chief
- Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology