Joshua B. Holden, MD

Board Certifications: 
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

High Risk Pregnancy, Gynecologic Exams, Gynecological Problems, Obstetrician

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Dr. Holden specializes in the care of women with routine pregnancies, as well as those complicated by hypertension, thyroid disease, pregestational and gestational diabetes, and twins after infertility treatment. He collaborates with high risk obstetrical specialists for complicated pregnancies involving cervical incompetence, intrauterine growth restriction, and fetal anomalies. He works as part of a multiphysician group that shares the overnight call hours and shares a low risk philosophy of reducing unnecessary episiotomies, inductions of labor and cesarean sections.

Dr. Holden also treats women with gynecological problems including abnormal pap tests, contraceptive side effects, painful or heavy periods, fibroid tumors and ovarian cysts. He performs colposcopy and LEEP procedures, as well as laparoscopy, myomectomy, vaginal and abdominal hysterectomy.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
212-342-5151

Location(s)

CUMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
Primary
ColumbiaDoctors Columbus Circle
1790 Broadway
New York, NY 10019

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

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare (NY)

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

  • State University of New York - Downstate Health Sciences Center
  • Internship: Kings County Hospital - SUNY Downstate
  • Residency: Kings County Hospital - SUNY Downstate

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Honors & Awards

  • 2005 Physician of the Year