Maria Cecilia Asnis

Maria Cecilia Asnis, MD


Member of: Stamford Health Medical Group

About Me

Dr. Asnis’s research background was in exploring the metabolic consequences of bariatric surgery. In addition to her practice, she is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and enjoys teaching Stamford Hospital residents and Columbia medical students.


English and Spanish

Special Interests

Type 1 diabetes, obesity, pituitary and adrenal disorders and metabolic bone disease including osteoporosis


  • Endocrinology


Medical School

Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Montefiore Medical Center


Columbia University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Appointment

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

Insurance Accepted

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