Alana B. Levine, MD

Dr. Levine specializes in the care of patients with rheumatic autoimmune diseases including systemic lupus erythematosus, antiphospholipid syndrome, undifferentiated connective tissue disease, and rheumatoid arthritis and has a particular interest in pregnancy and rheumatic disease. During her fellowship, Dr. Levine cared for complex patients with lupus and antiphospholipid antibodies and her research focused on novel treatments for these patients.

Dr. Levine received her bachelor of arts from Williams College and her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at NewYork Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center followed by her Rheumatology Fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery. She holds an Advanced Certificate in Clinical and Translational Investigation from Weill-Cornell Medical College.


Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Associate, Barbara Volcker Center for Women and Rheumatic Diseases


Special Expertise

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Pregnancy and Rheumatic Diseases
Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sjogren's Syndrome


Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2006
AMWA Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation, 2006


American College of Rheumatology, Fellow

Insurances Accepted

Affinity Access
Blue Cross HMO POS
Blue Cross PPO
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

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MD - NYU School of Medicine
Advanced Certificate in Clinical and Translational Investigation - Weill-Cornell Medical College CTSC, 2012


Internal Medicine - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell


Rheumatology - Hospital for Special Surgery


American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology, 2011
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009

State Licensure

New York

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

Research Interests

Systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid syndrome

Alana B. Levine, MD

Contact Information

Office Locations

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1461
Fax: 212.774.2374

Mailing Address

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

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