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Elise A. Caccappolo, PhD, ABPP-CN

  • Associate Professor of Neuropsychology (in Neurology and the Taub Institute) at CUMC
  • Director, Neuropsychology Service
Elise A. Caccappolo, PhD, ABPP-CN

Dr. Caccappolo holds the title of Associate Professor of Neuropsychology at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Neurology. She is s a member of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center. She specializes in the evaluation and diagnosis of memory disorders including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and other dementing disorders. She has conducted research on the cognitive profiles of Alzheimer's disease and early onset Parkinson's disease and on the acquisition of language disorders.

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Aging and Dementia

Areas of Expertise

  • Neuropsychology

Education & Training

  • New School for Social Research, New York, NY
  • Internship: Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center


  • Neurological Institute of New York

    710 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    (212) 305-2700
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-6939


  • Neuropsychology Service
  • Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Insurance Programs

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

  • AARP [Medicare Managed Care]
  • 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]
  • Blue Shield [New Jersey]
  • Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Indemnity, Medicare (Mediblue), Medicare Managed Care, 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 [Local 1199]
  • MagnaCare [MagnaCare]
  • Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]
  • WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (212) 305-6939