Irene D. Lytrivi, MD

Board Certifications: 
Pediatric Cardiology
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

Irene Lytrivi, MD, is an authority on pediatric heart transplantation and pediatric heart failure due to cardiomyopathy or congenital/acquired heart disease. Before joining the Division of Cardiology in Columbia's Department of Pediatrics, Dr. Lytrivi was medical director of the Pediatric Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Service at Mount Sinai Medical Center. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Monmouth Medical College in New Jersey, followed by fellowship training at Mount Sinai in pediatric cardiology and noninvasive cardiac imaging, and in heart transplantation at Boston Children's Hospital. 

Dr. Lytrivi's research focuses on improving outcomes for children with heart failure and those that have heart transplantation. She is interested in optimizing the selection criteria for heart transplantation and refining cardiac function evaluation with advanced non-invasive imaging techniques.  

Hospital Affiliations

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Greek

Gender

  • Female

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
212-305-6575

Location(s)

CUMC/NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
3959 Broadway
New York, NY 10032
Primary
White Plains, NY - 15 North Broadway Office
15 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10601

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • 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

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • 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

Healthfirst

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

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

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

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

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

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • University of Athens Faculty of Medicine (Greece)
  • Residency: Monmouth Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology

Research

Selected Publications

Clinical guidelines for the management of patients with transposition of the great arteries with intact ventricular septum.

Authors/Task Force Members:, Sarris GE, Balmer C, Bonou P, Comas JV, da Cruz E, Di Chiara L, Di Donato RM, Fragata J, Jokinen TE, Kirvassilis G, Lytrivi I, Milojevic M, Sharland G, Siepe M, Stein J, Büchel EV, Vouhé PR.

Cardiol Young. 2017 Apr;27(3):530-569.

Donor-recipient height ratio and outcomes in pediatric heart transplantation.

Patel A, Bock MJ, Wollstein A, Nguyen K, Malerba S, Lytrivi ID.

Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Aug;20(5):652-7.

Pediatric cardiac retransplantation: Waitlist mortality stratified by age and era.

Bock MJ, Nguyen K, Malerba S, Harrison K, Bagiella E, Gelb BD, Pinney SP, Lytrivi ID.

J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015 Apr;34(4):530-7

Prognostic value of exercise testing during heart transplant evaluation in children.

Lytrivi ID, Blume ED, Rhodes J, Dillis S, Gauvreau K, Singh TP.

Circ Heart Fail. 2013 Jul;6(4):792-9