William Thomas Farver, MD

Board Certifications: 
Internal Medicine
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Hospitalist

Academic Appointments

  • Instructor in Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Male

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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

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

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

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

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

United Health Care

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

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

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

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

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.