Dara N. Matseoane-Peterssen, MD, MPH

Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Dara Matseoane is a clinician, educator and administrator and embraces each role as an opportunity to ensure her patients receive the highest quality of care. Educated at Yale College, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, she completed her residency at Columbia University Medical Center and joined the faculty at NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital in 2001.

Dr. Matseoane-Peterssen is also the director of the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons clerkship in obstetrics and gynecology and uses clinical teaching, didactics, and simulation to enhance student learning and prepare medical students to address the healthcare needs of the women in their practices. Her clinical practice focuses on inpatient obstetric and gynecologic patients and outpatients with abnormal pap smears.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Colposcopy
  • Pregnancy Care

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Director, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons Ob/Gyn Clerkship

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital


  • Female

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Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare


  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare


  • Multiplan

Quality Health Management

  • Quality Health Management


  • Special Needs


  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Residency: 2001 NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical C

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology