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Christian Escobar

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Medicine, General Internal Medicine
  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
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  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care


  • MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Mount Sinai Hospital


    Dr. Escobar received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University and his MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his residency training at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Since 2013, Dr. Escobar has been an attending physician at the Mount Sinai Visiting Doctors Program. He is currently a clinical instructor in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr. Escobar did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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Insurance Information

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New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-241-4141
Fax: 212-426-5108
Mount Sinai Visiting Doctors Program

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New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-241-4141
Fax: 212-426-5108
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