Cassandra Henderson, MD, CDE

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist located in Upper East Side, New York & New Hyde Park, NY

About Dr. Cassandra Henderson

Cassandra Henderson, MD, is a leading practitioner at Garden OB/GYN, located in Midtown West, the Upper East Side, Manhattan, Forest Hills, Flushing of Fresh Meadows, Garden City, Lake Success, Massapequa, and Commack, New York. She specializes in maternal and fetal medicine, as well as in the treatment of diabetes.

Dr. Henderson’s aggressive approach to diabetes treatment has made her one of the nation’s top experts in her field. Through the use of cutting-edge technology and a team approach, Dr. Henderson empowers her patients to understand their treatment and make their own choices. She is a professor of clinical obstetrics and gynecology at Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, and an adjunct associate professor at St. George’s University School of Medicine, St. George’s, Grenada. She doesn’t just know the latest research and techniques in her field, she teaches them.

Dr. Henderson studied medicine at Loyola University Chicago, before a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Chicago, where she was named chief resident. She was then named a fellow in maternal-fetal medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York.

Dr. Henderson is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology, holds a certification in the maternal-fetal medicine subspecialty, and is a diabetes educator. She is also certified in several complex procedures, including nuchal translucency screening and nasal bone imaging as part of a risk assessment program. In addition to numerous regional associations, Dr. Henderson is a member of the American Medical Association and has been published in journals on her field many times. Dr. Henderson also serves as a reviewer for several prominent medical journals.

Accepted Insurances

Garden OB/GYN accepts most insurance plans. Participation information is not a guarantee of payment. Patients are responsible for any non-covered charges for services excluded under their insurance contract. Please check with your health plan to make sure a physician at Garden OB/GYN is considered an in-network provider for the service(s) you require. If you do not see your insurance on the list below, please contact our office or your insurance to confirm participation.

1199SEIU
Aetna
Affinity
Amerigroup
Beech Street
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry
Empire Plan
Fidelis
GHI
HealthCare Partners
HealthFirst
HIP
Humana
MagnaCare