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Marcy Ferdschneider, DO

Marcy Ferdschneider, DO

Executive Director, Student Health Service

Medical Services
60 Haven Avenue, B-234
New York, NY 10032                                                                                                                                             

Marcy Ferdschneider joined Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) Student Health Service (SHS) in 2017 as Executive Director. Previously, she worked for almost six years as the Medical Director at the NYU Student Health Center, where she oversaw all of the medical services including ancillary health services, medical informatics and quality improvement.

Dr. Ferdschneider previously worked at Columbia Health at the Morningside Campus, first as Associate Medical Director and then as Director of Medical Services at Columbia Health, where she oversaw Primary Care. Her additional clinical experiences include working as a staff physician at Facey Medical Group in Los Angeles, UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center and the NYU Student Health Center.

Dr. Ferdschneider received a bachelor's degree in anthropology from Boston University and a medical degree in osteopathic medicine from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a residency in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan, and is board certified in both primary care disciplines. 

Dr. Ferdschneider’s interests include general primary care, preventive medicine, travel medicine, quality improvement and informatics.


DO, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
BA, Boston University

Certifications & Licensure

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Licensed to practice medicine in the State of New York

Professional Experience

Executive Director, CUMC Student Health Service
Medical Director, NYU Student Health Center
Director, Medical Services, Columbia Health
Associate Medical Director, Columbia Health
Staff Physician, UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center
Internal Medicine Physician, Facey Medical Group
Staff Physician, NYU Student Health Center


American College Health Association
American College of Physicians
International Society of Travel Medicine