Dr. Christopher Barley’s medical career has been dedicated
to addressing both the concerns of his individual patients
and, at the same time, the political issues and causes that
describe the nature of medical care in our society and throughout
Dr. Barley, a Diplomat of the American Board of Internal
Medicine, has built a highly respected private practice
in New York City. After attending medical school at George
Washington University in Washington, D.C., he completed
his residency in Internal Medicine in 1996 at the New York
Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Barley’s training at the
New York Presbyterian Hospital also included extensive training
at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital, a world leader in
cancer care, and at the Hospital for Special Surgery, one
of the world’s finest centers for treatment of joint
diseases and musculoskeletal injuries.
Dr. Barley has been in the private practice of General
Medicine since 1996. Dr. Barley’s central belief is
that medical care at the highest level takes time, with
the utmost attention given to detail. To this end, he has
joined the Independent Doctors of NY (IDNY), an organization
whose members, some of New York’s most esteemed physicians,
do not participate in managed care plans. Dr. Barley has served as the vice-president of IDNY in the past.
Additionally, as a participating physician in both Corporate
Care and The Executive Registry at New York Presbyterian
Hospital, he is part of an international network of physicians
and hospitals that facilitate high level care throughout
the world through referrals and emergency intervention.
As President of Citta, He has help deliver free medical care to more than 250,000 of the world’s poorest people a not for profit organization
with hospitals in India, Nepal, and Mexico, he has overseen
the delivery of health care to underserved communities in
the Third World.
Dr. Barley serves as Medical Director of Private Health Management. PHM provides priority access to the finest physicians in the world. This care is highly integrated with the newest research and technology, is primary care led and available 24/7.
As a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the prestigious
Cornell/Weill School of Medicine as well as an Assistant
Attending Physician at the New York Presbyterian Hospital,
Dr. Barley teaches medical students, interns, and residents
in the techniques of physical diagnosis.
In addition, he keeps abreast of the latest in insurance
and health care policy by serving on committees and boards
with in the NYPH system as well as providing health care
policy advice to local, state, and national politicians.
Dr. Barley’s practice also benefits from his role
as scientific advisor to numerous biotech companies, enabling
him to be on the forefront of new developments.
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