Gina M Badalato, MD

Urology
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Overview

Gina Badalato, M.D., Associate Professor of Urology, joined our faculty in December 2014 as part of the clinical team serving general urology patients. A graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and one of the Department’s former residents and clinical fellows, Dr. Badalato specializes in voiding dysfunction, female urology, and stone disease. In addition to seeing patients, Dr. Badalato plays an important role in the Department’s education mission by serving as Director of Medical Education and advisor to Columbia P&S students. Dr. Badalato has research interest stone disease, voiding dysfunction and medical education outcomes. She has co-authored numerous articles on these and other topics in urology.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Female Incontinence
  • Female Urology
  • General Urology
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Stones
  • Stone Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Voiding Dysfunction

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Urology at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Vice Chair of Education and Faculty Affairs

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Female

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Location(s)

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • Aetna Signature Administrators
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Student Health

Affinity Health Plan

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

Amida Care

  • Special Needs

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • 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

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

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

Fidelis Care

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

Healthfirst

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

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

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

Quality Health Management

  • Quality Health Management

RiverSpring

  • Special Needs

UnitedHealthcare

  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford HMO
  • Oxford Liberty
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

World Trade Center Health Plan

  • World Trade Center Health Plan

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • 2007 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: 2013 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: 2014 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Committees, Societies, Councils

  • American Urological Association (AUA)
  • Society of Women in Urology (SWIU)
  • American Urological Association Committee on Education

Board Certifications

  • Urology

Honors & Awards

  • 2013: Third place in NY State Ferdinand Valentine Research Competition – Miscellaneous Research Category
  • 2012: Finalist- American College of Surgeons Resident Award for Exemplary Teaching
  • 2011: Recipient of the Society of Women in Urology (SWIU) Travel Award for AUA
  • 2010: Columbia University Medical Center Resident Physician of the Year
  • 2010: Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Resident Award
  • 2009: Second place in NY State Ferdinand Valentine Research Competition – Clinical Research Category
  • 2004: Recipient of the J. Edgar Hoover Scientific Research Scholarship

Research