Dara N. Matseoane-Peterssen, MD

Board Certifications: 
Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Pregnancy Care, Colposcopy

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Director, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons Ob/Gyn Clerkship

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Dara Matseoane is a clinician, educator and administrator and embraces each role as an opportunity to ensure her patients receive the highest quality of care. Educated at Yale College, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, she completed her residency at Columbia University Medical Center and joined the faculty at NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital in 2001.

Dr. Matseoane-Peterssen is also the director of the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons clerkship in obstetrics and gynecology and uses clinical teaching, didactics, and simulation to enhance student learning and prepare medical students to address the healthcare needs of the women in their practices. Her clinical practice focuses on inpatient obstetric and gynecologic patients and outpatients with abnormal pap smears.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital

Gender

  • Female

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Elderplan

  • Medicare Managed Care

Emblem/GHI

  • 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

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare (NY)

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

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

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology