Johanna Halfon, MD

Expertise in: 
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Accepting New Patients
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Johanna Kate Halfon, MD, MSc received her undergraduate degree from Yale University in 2004. She attended Yale Medical School and then completed her residency in OBGYN at New-York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. She then completed a Global Health Fellowship at Duke University, earning a Master’s of Science in Global Health in 2016 at the Duke Global Health Institute of Duke University. In 2015, she spent a year conducting clinical research in Kigali, Rwanda in the field of maternal mortality reduction through an NIH grant. During her career, she has also engaged in extensive clinical medical education and collaboration with academic institutions in Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Ghana. Dr. Halfon is interested in taking care of patients from adolescence through menopause. Her practice includes routine gynecological care, contraceptive management, treatment of abnormal pap smears, gynecological surgery, as well as obstetrical care. 

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia


  • Female

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New Patients:
Existing Patients:


CUMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
ColumbiaDoctors Columbus Circle
1790 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
Orangeburg, NY Office
516 Route 303
Orangeburg, NY 10962

Insurance Accepted


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


  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


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

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199


  • MagnaCare


  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care-Hudson Health Plan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care




  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Essential Plan
  • 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

  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center