Phyllis L Faust, MD, PhD

Specialties:
Anatomic Pathology, Neuropathology, Pathology - Anatomic
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Central Nervous System Tumors

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Female

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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

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
  • HMO
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

RiverSpring

  • Special Needs

UnitedHealthcare

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

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Washington University School of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, MO
  • Fellowship: Rockefeller University
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Neuropathology
  • Anatomic Pathology

Honors & Awards

1996: The American Association of Neuropathologists Weil Award, for the best paper on Experimental Neuropathology.

1993–1996: Howard Hughes Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for Physicians.

1987: Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Medical Scientist Fellow, Washington University.

1981: Carl T. and Gerty F. Cori Prize in Biochemistry, Washington University.

1981-1989: United States Public Health Service Medical Scientist Training Award, RSA GM-07200.

1981: Frederica Clarkson Award (valedictorian), Clarkson University.

Research