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General Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Jacques Moritz, MD

Director, Division of Gynecology

Office Location 200 West 57th Street
Suite 1300
New York, NY 10019
(212) 603-4160
Insurance Providers
Board Certifications Obstetrics and Gynecology
Education
  • 1981 BS, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida
  • 1983 MS, Biology, Barry University, Miami, Florida
  • 1988 MD, University of Miami School of Medicine
  • 1988-1992 Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York
Academic Appointment
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Special Interests or Skills
  • Hysteroscopic surgery
  • Uterine artery embolization
  • Alternatives to hysterectomy for fibroid tumors
  • Transcervical sterilization--without an incision
  • Supports labor and birth in Mount Sinai Roosevelt's special Birthing Center, as a patient option in low-risk deliveries

Dr. Jacques Moritz has been a member of the obstetrics and gynecology faculty at Mount Sinai Roosevelt and Mount Sinai St. Luke's since 1995 and director of the gynecology division since 2000.In addition, he is an assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Before arriving at Mount Sinai Roosevelt and Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, he held several positions as a medical news reporter and consultant for television, radio and print media. Dr. Moritz obtained his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine and completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, where he also was trained and certified in microsurgery. He is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Moritz has a clinical interest in alternatives to surgery for fibroid tumors and abnormal uterine bleeding these techniques include hysteroscopic surgery, endometrial ablation, and uterine artery embolization. In addition, he performs transcervical sterilization, which is done without an incision. He supports labor and birth in Mount Sinai Roosevelt's special Birthing Center, as a patient option in low-risk deliveries.

 


Dr. Moritz’s Insurance Providers

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Academic Health Plan
Aetna/USHC/HMO
Aetna/PPO/POS
Aetna Medicare
Aetna NYC Community Plan
Anthem
Atlantis HMO
Beech Street
Cambridge
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield EPO
Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield POS
Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield Indemnity
Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield Mediblue
Employee Benefit Fund (Hotel Union)
Galaxy
GHI CBP Flex Select
GHI CBP Network Access
GHI CBP PPO
GHI Premier PPO
GHI HMO Medicaid
Great West
HealthNet (PHI)
Healthy New York
HIP
HIP Radiology Privileging Form
Horizon BCBS of NJ-PPO ONLY
Humana
Local 1199
Local 825
Magnacare
Medicare
Medicare Railroad
Multiplan
Oxford Freeedom
Oxford Liberty
Oxford Medicare (Secure Horizons)
PHCS (Private Healthcare System)
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Empire Plan
United Healthcare Evercare Plan (Medicare)

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