Elizabeth Philipone, DMD

Board Certifications: 
Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral Cancer, Oral Lesions, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Dental Medicine (in Pathology and Cell Biology) at CUMC

Dr. Philipone is an Assistant Professor and Attending of Dentistry in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. Her clinical and research interests include the diagnosis and treatment oral mucosal diseases including vesiculobullous conditions, viral and fungal infections, and pre-cancerous/cancerous conditions of the oral cavity. She has published in both the dental and medical literature and has taught oral pathology at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Female

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
(212) 305-4552

Location(s)

CUMC/Vanderbilt Clinic
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Primary

Insurance Accepted

For billing questions, please call (212) 342-2953.

Aetna

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

Affinity

  • Access (Exchange)
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • 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

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • 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
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

MagnaCare

Medicare

Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

POMCO

UnitedHealthcare

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

VNSNY CHOICE

  • SelectHealth

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
  • Residency: Long Island College Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial

Honors & Awards

2016 Edward J Zegarelli Teaching Award recipient, Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine

Research

Grants

PREDICTIVE VALUE OF MICRORNAS IN THE PROGRESSION OF ORAL LEUKOPLAKIAS (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 2013 - Nov 30 2015

MICRORNA MARKER-BASED PROGNOSIS OF ORAL CANCER SURVIVAL (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2013 - Jun 30 2015

Selected Publications

PUBLICATIONS

Yoon A, Wang S, Shen J,  Robine N, Philipone E, Oster M, Nam A, Santella R. MicroRNA Marker Based Prognostication of Early Stage Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma. American Journal of Translational Research. 2015

Philipone E, Yoon , Bhagat G, Alobeid B. Lymphoma and Plasma Cell Neoplasms in the Oral Cavity: a 15 year single institution experience. New York State Dental Journal. 2014

Rockafellow A, Sternberg R, Yoon A, Koslovsky D, Philipone E. Oral Ulcerations as a Sequelae of Tacrolimus and Mycophenolate Mofetil Therapy.  Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2014

Rockafellow A, Ko E, Philipone E. Asymptomatic gingival lesion occurring in an 83-year-old man.  Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2014 Jul;118(1):5-8.

Son JY, Park A, Mandel L, Philipone E.  Reclassification of OKC to KCOT and Redefinition of its Treatment. CDR, 2011-2012;16:32-34.

Kacher JE, Philipone E. Clinical pathologic conference case 2: Langerhans cell histiocytosis. Head & Neck Pathol. 2011;5(3):273-5.

Calsina M, Philipone E, Patwardhan M, Eisig S, Prat J, Kazim M. Solitary orbital  myofibroma: clinical, radiographic, and histopathologic findings. A report of two cases.  Orbit. 2011; 30(4):180-2.

J.Rinnagio, Philipone E, R. Wilk. Solitary Neurofibroma of the Inferior Alveolar Nerve. J Orofac Sci, 2(2)2010. 44-46.

Philipone E, Yoon A, Zegarelli D. Large fibro-lipoma of tongue removed via punch  biopsy: an intraoral application of the narrow whole extrusion technique. J Orofac Sci,  2010;2(2): 41-43.

Philipone E, Yoon A, Zegarelli D. Intraoral Telangiectasias in association with Raynaud’s Disease: A report of Two Cases. Quintessence International 2010;41:17–20.

Gruenbaum T, Yandresco Q, Philipone, EM, Zegarelli DJ, Yoon, AJ. Human immunodeficiency virus-neagtive, Epstein-Barr virus positive oral plasmablastic lymphoma. CDR 2009;13:15-18

Yoon AJ, Cheng B, Philipone E, Turner R, Lamster IB. Inflammatory biomarkers in saliva: assessing the contribution of diabetes mellitus and periodontal status to the oral inflammatory burden. J Clin Periodontol 2012;39:434-440.

Singer S, Mupparapu M, Philipone E.  Cone Beam Computed Tomography findings in a case of  plexiform ameloblastoma. Quintessence International 2009;40-627-630.