Message from the Chairman

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to our new University Medical Practice Associates (UMPA) website. We are continually striving to improve our methods of communication with our patients and staff, and to enhance our healthcare services and programs.

This new website gives you an overview of our various clinical services, including practice areas, programs and specialty centers. It offers valuable news and event and location information, as well as a section for healthcare professionals. There are also handy features that help patients find a physician, request an appointment, give feedback and more.

We welcome your comments and suggestions regarding our website and look forward to hearing from you.


Bruce Polsky, MD
Chairman, Department of Medicine
St. Luke’s and Roosevelt Hospitals
John H. Keating Sr. Professor of Clinical Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons