Diseases and Conditions
Meet the Breast Cancer Physicians
Laura Bernstein, MD
- Practice Specialty
- Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
- Board Certified
- Academic Title
- Assistant Professor of Radiology
- Administrative Title
- Attending Radiologist
- Clinical Focus
- Breast imaging
- Research Focus
- Dr. Bernstein exclusively reads Breast Imaging studies, including mammography, ultrasound, and MRI. She also performs core biopsies using the guidance of these three imaging modalities. In that capacity, Dr. Bernstein helps patients in combining imaging modalities in a comprehensive manner.
- Dr. Bernstein is a graduate of Lafayette College and the Sackler School of Medicine. She completed a year of internship at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ, and a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ. Dr. Bernstein then pursued a fellowship in Breast Imaging and Abdominal Ultrasound at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, completing her training in 2003. Dr. Bernstein then accepted a position as Attending Radiologist at Holy Name Hospital in Teaneck, NJ, before joining Montefiore Medical Center in March 2005.