Lona Prasad, MD, FACOG

Lona Prasad, MD, FACOG Specialties: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecology

Lona Prasad, MD, FACOG
Specialties: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecology
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505 East 70th Street
Ht, 5th Fl
New York, NY 10021
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  • Aetna - NYP
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  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
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About Lona Prasad, MD, FACOG

Dr. Lona Prasad is a board certified gynecologist who provides both medical and surgical care for her patients. Her areas of interest include treating fibroids, endometriosis, abnormal uterine bleeding, ovarian cysts and abnormal pap smears. She also offers routine wellness, preconception, family planning, sexual health and menopausal care.

Dr. Prasad is also certified through the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine (ABIHM) and combines the use of conventional and complementary therapies whenever possible in order to facilitate optimal health for her patients.

In addition, she is a member of the LGBT steering committee and has completed healthcare training through the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH).

She practices health care holistically, addressing each patient as a whole person – body, mind and spirit, using a comfortable and non-judgmental approach.

Dr. Prasad received an MS in Physiology from the University College, London (UK) and received her MD from Saint Bartholomew's and the Royal London College of Medicine (UK). She has completed post-doctoral training at Whipps Cross Hospital, London (UK) and at the Royal London Hospital (UK). She completed her intern year of residency at Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, followed by three years of residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York. Dr. Prasad accepted a faculty appointment at Weill Cornell Medical College in 2006.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center


  • Family Planning

  • Fibroid

  • Gyn Exam

  • Gynecologic Disease

  • Gynecologic Exams

  • Gynecologic Hormonal Disorders

  • Gynecologic Tumors

  • Gynecological Disease

  • Menopause

  • Ovarian Cyst

  • Pre-Conception Counseling

  • Wellness Examination

Languages Spoken

  • English