For New Patients

When calling to schedule an appointment, please have the following information ready:

  • Patient's full name
  • Patient's date of birth
  • Best phone number to reach patient (home, work, or cell phone)
  • Social Security number
  • Home address (city, state, and zip code)
  • Diagnosis (if already made)
  • Name of referring physician
  • Name of primary insurance and policy number
  • Name of secondary insurance and policy number (if applicable)
  • Name of the insured party

Any previous test results that you can bring to the first visit are also helpful, including:

  • Reports from care recently provided outside NYU Langone Medical Center and the Perlmutter Cancer Center
  • Prior chest X-rays, CAT scans, mammography reports and films, PET scans, MRI scans, and bone scans that are available
  • Pathology slides and reports
  • Results of other recent tests, such as EKGs, blood tests, etc.
  • A list of questions you have about your diagnosis, treatment options, or other issues