Dr. Harry Ostrer MD

Dr. Harry Ostrer is a medical genetics doctor in New York, New York and is affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Ostrer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Montefiore Medical Center who specialize in Medical Genetics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Medical Genetics

Hospital Affiliation

Montefiore Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976–1978

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1981–1984

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Cytogenetics

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Genetics

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

CT State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Genetic and environmental causes of birth defects
Ostrer H

Basic principles of genetic counseling for the obstetrical provider
Ostrer H

Disorders of Sex Development (DSDs): An Update.
Ostrer, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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