Kate Hirschmann-Levy, MD

Expertise in: 
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Accepting New Patients

Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hysteroscopy, Laparoscopic Gynecologic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, Miscarriage, Pregnancy Care, Prenatal Care, Routine Gynecology

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Dr. Hirschmann-Levy, MD is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University Medical Center in the Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology at NewYork Presbyterian/Allen Hospital. Dr. Hirschmann-Levy is a native New Yorker. After graduating with Honors from Brown University, Dr. Hirschmann-Levy was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship through which she provided women’s health care in Latin America. She received her medical degree from University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. While in medical school she won the Chancellor Award for Public Service as well as the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship for her commitment to women’s health and specifically for founding and leading a women’s health project for incarcerated women. She went on to complete her residency in OB/GYN at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai West-Mount Sinai St. Luke’s. During her residency she was elected Academic Administrative Chief Resident.

Dr. Hirschmann-Levy is committed to patient-centered care. Her practice offers a wide range of services including but not limited to contraception counseling, pregnancy, abnormal bleeding, gynecologic surgery, preventative education, continuity of care, operative procedures, and advocacy for women’s health. She is excited and honored to care for a diverse population of women throughout all aspects of their lives, from adolescence through menopause and beyond. Dr. Hirschmann-Levy believes that an excellent physician needs not only technical skill and knowledge, but also great respect for humanity, and an awareness of the deep emotional element inherent in health care work. She loves the challenges that obstetrics and gynecology present and is honored to assist in such personal moments in a woman’s life.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Female

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
855-756-2496

Location(s)

ColumbiaDoctors Riverdale - 231st Street Office
270 West 231st Street
Bronx, NY 10463
Primary

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

POMCO

  • POMCO

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
  • Residency: New York University Langone Medical Center
  • Residency: Mount Sinai St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center