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Linda V DeCherrie, MD

Internal Medicine

    • Positions
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine
    • Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West

Biography

Dr. Linda DeCherrie graduated from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 1999. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Boston University where she was named chief resident. She then came to Mount Sinai for her fellowship in Geriatrics which she completed in 2005. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative Medicine. She joined the Mount Sinai Visiting Doctors Program after her fellowship and is currently the Director of the program which provides primary and palliative care for homebound patients in Manhattan.  In 2011 she became the Program Director of the Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency program.  Her clinical and research interests are medical education in chronic care of complex frail patients in the ambulatory setting. 

Certifications

Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Focus

Education

MD, University of Chicago

Internship, Internal Medicine
Boston University Medical Center

Residency, Internal Medicine
Boston University Medical Center

Fellowship, Geriatrics
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Language

English