Mercedes Martinez, MD

Mercedes Martinez, MD Specialties: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Transplant Hepatology, Gastroenterology

Mercedes Martinez, MD
Specialties: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Transplant Hepatology, Gastroenterology
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Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Address

NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
3959 Broadway
Suite Bhn 702
New York, NY 10032
US
Other Locations

Additional Locations for Mercedes Martinez, MD

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    622 West 168th Street
    Floor 14
    New York, NY 10032
    US
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    25 Rockwood Place
    Suite 330
    Englewood, NJ 07631
    US

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Insurances Accepted

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  • AETNA
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • CIGNA
  • Consumer Health Network (CHN)
  • Elderplan
  • Emblem/GHI
  • Emblem/Hip
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Healthcare of New York
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare (National)
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Quality Health Management
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare

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About Mercedes Martinez, MD

Mercedes Martinez, MD, is a Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine and the Medical Director for the Intestinal Transplant Program at the Center for Liver Disease and Abdominal Organ Transplantation. She provides state-of-the-art care for children with a multitude of liver and intestinal issues, including children with liver and intestinal failure that require transplantation, children with intestinal failure, and for those with intestinal failure associated liver disease. Dr. Martinez is nationally and internationally recognized for her expertise in treating liver tumors and autoimmune liver disorders. Her research interests include liver tumors in children, autoimmune liver diseases, metabolic disorders, nutritional deficiencies associated with liver diseases, and intestinal failure. She has been part of a large multi-center collaborative effort to study the impact of autoimmune liver disorders in children.


Partner NP/PA:
Anna Rundle, MSN, FNP-C
Monica L. Velasco, DNP, FNP-C


Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Expertise

  • Autoimmune Hepatitis

  • Autoimmune Liver Disorder

  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding

  • Gastrointestinal ERCP

  • Gastrointestinal Tumors

  • Hepatic Disorders

  • Hepatitis

  • Hepatitis B

  • Hepatobiliary Pancreas Disease

  • Hepatology

  • Intestinal Atresia

  • Intestinal Transplant

  • Liver Disease In Children

  • Liver Transplantation

  • Liver Tumors

  • Pediatric Liver Cancer

  • Pediatric Liver Disease-Acute

  • Pediatric Liver Disease-Chronic

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

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Awards

  • 1998 Gold Title for Academic Excellence in Medicine, Higher Institute of Medical Sciences, Santiago De Cuba, Cuba
  • 2009 Honorary Member of the Pediatric Gastroenterology Society in Dominican Republic
  • 2015 Honorary Member of the Pediatric Gastroenterology Society in Colombia
  • 2015-2016 Faculty Leadership Academy
  • 2016-2020 New York Magazine Best Doctors
  • 2018 Academy of Clinical Excellence?at Columbia University (ACE)