William T. Farver, MD

Expertise in: 
Internal Medicine
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Internal Medicine, Hospitalist

Academic Appointments

  • Instructor in Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Female

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

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

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

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • New Jersey Medical School
  • Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Research

Selected Publications

Xu Z, Farver W, Kodukula S, Storch J. Regulation of sterol transport between membranes and NPC2. Biochemistry; 2008; 47:11134-11143.

Mehta NN, Li R, Krishnamoorthy P, Yu Y, Farver W, Rodrigues A, Raper A, Wilcox M, Baer A, DerOhannesian S, Wolfe M, Reilly MP, Rader DJ, VanVoorhees A, Gelfand JM. Abnormal lipoprotein particles and cholesterol efflux capacity in patients with psoriasis. Atherosclerosis; 2012; 224:218-221.

Cuchel M, Raper AC, Conlon DM, Pryma DA, Freifelder RH, Poria R, Cromley D, Li X, Dunbar RL, French B, Qu L, Farver W, Su CC, Lung-Katz S, Baer A, Ruotolo G, Akerblad, Ryan CS, Xiao L, Kirchgessner TG, Millar JS, Billheimer JT, Rader DJ. A novel approach to measuring macrophage-specific reverse cholesterol transport in vivo in humans. Journal of Lipid Research; 2017; 58:752-762.