Alia Koch, DDS, MD

Board Certifications: 
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Dental Extractions and Bone Grafts, Dental Surgery, Dentistry, Implant Prosthetics, Jaw Anomaly, Jaw Pain, Jaw Reconstruction, Jaw Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Cancer, Oral Cavity Reconstruction, Oral Medicine, Oral Surgery, Orthognathic Surgery

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Dental Medicine (Oral Surgery) at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Director, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program

Dr. Alia Koch DDS, MD, FACS is an assistant professor at Columbia University's College of Dental Medicine in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. She has been named Program Director of the Residency Program at New York Presbyterian, as well as a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Koch has also been awarded a position as a LEAD Physician by the NYP LEAD Academy, a physician leadership and career development program at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.

Dr. Koch is a graduate of Columbia University's Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, as well as the College of Dental Medicine. She completed the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. During her residency at Columbia, completed a General Surgery Internship at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Koch started practice at Columbia University Medical Center and New York Presbyterian.

In addition to her administrative and teaching responsibilities, Dr. Koch practices full scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Koch also participates in multiple NIH funded research protocols, and has been published in several peer reviewed journals. She also has written multiple textbook chapters and board review books.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Female

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Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:

Location(s)

Manhattan - 1244 Amsterdam Avenue Office
1244 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027
Primary
New Patient Appointments:
CUMC/Presbyterian Hospital and Vanderbilt Clinic
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
New Patient Appointments:

Insurance Accepted

For billing questions, please call (212) 961-1266.

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

DentaQuest

  • DentaQuest

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, NY
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Research

Grants

TMJ DISC REGENERATION BY 3D-PRINTED BIOSCAFFOLDS IN A PRE-CLINICAL ANIMAL MODEL (Federal Gov)

Apr 1 2017 - Mar 31 2019

TMJ DISC REGENERATION BY SPATIOTEMPORAL DELIVERY OF GROWTH FACTORS IN 3D-PRINTED SCAFFOLDS (Private)

Jan 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016

AETNA DENTAL WEB CONTENT DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH AGREEMENT (Private)

Dec 14 2006 - Dec 31 2013