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James Kirkland Roberts, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology at CUMC
  • Chief, Division of Multispecialty Neurology
  • Director, General Neurology Program
  • Director, Dizziness, Vertigo, and Balance Center
James Kirkland Roberts, MD

Dr. James Kirkland (Kirk) Roberts received an A.B. from Dartmouth College and his M.D. from Cornell University. He then completed residencies in internal medicine and neurology at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, followed by fellowship training in stroke and cerebrovascular diseases. Since 1997, his focus is on clinical practice. He sees all types of neurological disorders, but has a special interest in dizziness, vertigo, and balance problems.

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Multispecialty Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Vascular Neurology
  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Stroke
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Balance Disorder
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Transient Cerebral Ischemia
  • Dizziness

Education & Training

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Locations

  • Neurological Institute of New York

    710 West 168th Street
    Suite: 2-246
    New York, NY 10032
    Phone:
    (212) 305-6876
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-6876
    Fax:
    (212) 305-4268
  • ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

    51 West 51st Street
    Suite: 380
    New York, NY 10019
    Phone:
    (212) 305-6876
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-6876
    Fax:
    (212) 305-4268
  • ColumbiaDoctors Tarrytown

    155 White Plains Road
    Suite: W100
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
    Phone:
    (212) 305-6876
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-6876
    Fax:
    (212) 305-4268

Centers/Institutes/Programs

  • Dizziness, Vertigo, And Balance Center

Practices And Centers

  • ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
  • ColumbiaDoctors Tarrytown

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]
  • Amida Care [Special Needs Plan]
  • 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]
  • MagnaCare [MagnaCare]
  • Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]
  • POMCO [POMCO]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [SelectHealth]
  • WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (212) 305-6876

Honors & Awards

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area, 2012, 2013
  • New York Magazine's Best Doctors in 2012
  • Neurological consultant to the New York Yankees