About Us

Director's Welcome

Dear Student,

Welcome to the Weill Cornell Student Health Service!

The Weill Cornell Student Health Service is committed to providing accessible, compassionate, cost-effective and high quality health care and education that meet the unique primary health care needs of students, enhances their personal growth and development and supports other University goals and objectives. Our vision is to serve as your medical home during the time you are a student and to be your primary resource for occupational health, preventive medicine and primary care.

Our campus student health center offers a full array of primary care, occupational medicine and preventive health services for all of our matriculated students, including physical examinations, chronic disease management, treatment of acute illness, routine gynecologic care and contraceptive management, immunizations and management of infectious exposures in the clinical setting. The Student Mental Health Program, under the direction of Dr. Richard Friedman is available to provide you with high quality and confidential mental health services. We treat your health information with the utmost respect for your privacy.

Take the time to review our website and familiarize yourself with our services and procedures. Feel free to contact us with any questions or to simply set up a visit. We look forward to a healthy and productive partnership.


Edgar Figueroa, M.D., M.P.H.
Director of Student Health
Associate Professor of Clinical Family Medicine in Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Associate Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

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