Danielle Bajakian, MD

Vascular Surgery

About

Dr. Bajakian comes to Columbia from Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, where she was Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery. She earned her MD degree in 1996 at SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in Brooklyn. She completed her internship and general surgery residency at Mount Sinai (1996-2001), her vascular surgery fellowship at New York University Medical Center (2002-2003), and a mini-fellowship focusing on endovascular surgery at the Cleveland Clinic in 2003. Her clinical specialties include endovascular techniques for treating peripheral arterial disease, aortic aneurysms, carotid artery disease, and lower extremity venous insufficiency. Her research interests focus on novel techniques for restoring circulation to the ischemic limb including angioplasty, atherectomy, and stent placement.

Education & Training

State University of New York – Downstate Health Sciences Center
Internship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic – Cleveland, OH
Fellowship: New York University Medical Center

Research

Coming soon

FAQs

Board Certificates:

Vascular Surgery

Expertise:

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Varicose Veins
  • Arterial Stents
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Buerger Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Decreased Circulation
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Diabetes and Vascular Disease
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Endograft Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Fistulas For Dialysis
  • Gene Therapy For Poor Circulation-Legs
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Interventional Vascula
  • Intestinal Artery Angioplasty
  • Leg Bypass Surgery
  • Lower Extremity Arterial Disease
  • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Vascular Surgery
  • Peripheral Arterial Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Poor Circulation
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Poor Leg Circulation
  • Vascular Disease
  • Aneurysm of Popliteal Artery
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Raynaud’s Phenomenon
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Sclerotherapy (Spider Vein)
  • Limb Preservation/ Salvage
  • Vein Problems

Interests: 

Novel techniques for restoring circulation to the ischemic limb including angioplasty, atherectomy, and stent placement

Insurance

Dr. Bajakian accepts the following insurances:

  • 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]
  • Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]
  • TRICARE [TRICARE]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare Managed Care, SelectHealth]
  • WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

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