Alexandra Channing, MD

Board Certifications: 
Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Aortic Stenosis, Atrial Septal Defect, Cardiac Arrhythmia, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Chest Pain In Children and Adolescents, Coarctation of the Aorta, Heart Murmur, Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, Kawasaki Disease, Marfan Syndrome, Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease, Pediatric ECG, Pediatric Echocardiography, Pediatric Syncope, Supraventricular Tachycardia SVT, Tetralogy of Fallot, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Transposition of the Great Arteries, Rheumatic Fever, Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

Dr. Channing is a board-certified pediatric cardiologist and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. She specializes in non-invasive cardiac imaging. Her interests include the prenatal and postnatal diagnosis of congenital and acquired heart disease with the use of transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, fetal echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMR).

Dr. Channing received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She subsequently received a Master of Science degree in Chemistry with a Biological concentration from the University of Pennsylvania. She received a medical degree from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She then completed her residency in Pediatrics at the University of California - San Francisco (UCSF) and her Pediatric Cardiology fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She remained at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to complete advanced training in non-invasive cardiac imaging, focused in transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, fetal echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMR).

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Female

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Location(s)

ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • Weill Cornell Employee Plan

Aetna Weill Cornell Medicine

  • PPO Cornell University

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem Select Care

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
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

GHI

  • CBP

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

POMCO

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

UnitedHealthcare

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

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Internship: University of California San Francisco Medical Center
  • Residency: University of California San Francisco Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics