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Caroline A. Andrew, MD


Internal Medicine
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Caroline A. Andrew, MD

Internal Medicine
Hospital for Special Surgery
519 East 72nd St. Suite 202
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.774.7640
Fax: 212.606.1967
Hospital for Special Surgery
519 East 72nd St. Suite 202
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.774.7640
Fax: 212.606.1967

Dr. Caroline Andrew is a physician at Hospital for Special Surgery, directing a medical weight management program.  She is also an assistant professor of medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. She is board certified in internal medicine and fellowship trained in obesity medicine.

Dr. Andrew completed her residency in internal medicine at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College. She then went on to serve as a chief resident in the Department of Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and complete a fellowship in obesity medicine at the Comprehensive Weight Control Center at Weill Cornell.  Dr. Andrew received her undergraduate degree from Brown University and her medical degree from the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. 

Dr. Andrew's practice helps patients meet their optimal weight loss goals through lifestyle modification, the use of medications, and minimally invasive procedures, ultimately benefiting their health, as well as improving their quality of life. She takes a personalized and compassionate approach to weight loss, performing an initial comprehensive assessment and tailoring recommendations to a patient's specific history and presentation. Dr. Andrew is a firm believer in the implementation of individualized treatment plans in helping people lose weight and then maintain their weight loss. 

Dr. Andrew has published in peer reviewed journals and presented at national conferences on the topic of obesity.

Back in the Game Patient Stories

Appointments

Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Internal Medicine

Special Expertise

Obesity Medicine

Languages

English

Insurance Information

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth GHI
EmblemHealth HIP
EmblemHealth Medicare
EmblemHealth Select Care
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

Book an Appointment with Dr. Andrew

Dr. Andrew accepts the following insurance plans. Please check to see if your insurance is on this list before proceeding.

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth GHI
EmblemHealth HIP
EmblemHealth Medicare
EmblemHealth Select Care
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

Please note, if your insurance is not on this list, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of out-of-network benefits.

If you do not wish to go out-of-network, our HSS Connect service will help you find an appropriate doctor.

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Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies if payments were received during the prior year, or if the HSS physician currently receives payment. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of May 15, 2019, Dr. Andrew reported no financial interest relationships with healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.

Education

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 2013

Internship

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 2014

Residency

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 2016

Fellowship

Comprehensive Weight Control Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 2018

Certification

ABIM Board Certified, 2016

State Licensure

New York

Selected Publications

Andrew C, Umashanker D, Shukla A. Intestinal and gastric Origins for diabetes resolution after bariatric surgery. Current Obesity Reports 2018:7:139-156.

Shukla A, He D, Saunders K, Andrew C, Aronne L. Current concepts in management of weight regain following bariatric surgery, Expert Review of Endocrinology & Metabolism 2018:13:67-76. 

Selected Presentations

"Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity in Survivors of Childhood Leukemia." Obesity Medicine Interhospital Rounds. The Blackburn Course in Obesity Medicine, Harvard Medical School, June 2018.