Paris, Barbara MD

Barbara Paris, MD
Vice Chair, Medicine
Director, Division of Geriatrics
Primary Address:
4802 Tenth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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Barbara Paris, MD


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Dr. Barbara Paris is a Director and physician in the Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Services, at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.  Dr. Paris completed her residency at St. Vincent's Hospital Medical Center of New York, and her fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center.  In addition to being part of the Maimonides team, she is also Clinical Professor, Medicine, Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Conditions Treated
Dr. Paris treats a wide variety of conditions including:

  • Chronic medical illnesses in elderly patients
  • Complex medical issues in the elderly
  • Frailty
  • Failure to thrive
Treatments and Procedures
Dr. Paris offers a number of treatments and procedures such as:
  • Geriatric functional assessments
  • Geriatric cognative assessments
  • Goals of care assessments

Dr. Paris has performed research and published extensively throughout her career. She has been featured on ABC News regarding prescription medicine and its impact on geriatric patients, and on NBC, discussing the topic of treating depression in the elderly.  She has been honored with the Special Recognition Award in Geriatric Medicine for outstanding contributions and teaching at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, and is listed in New York Metro Area’s Top Doctors, as well as in Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors.

Medical Education:
Medical School:
State University of New York Downstate, College of Medicine
St. Vincent's Hospital Medical Center of New York
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Board Certification:
Geriatric Medicine
Internal Medicine
American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Department and Division:
  • Medicine
  • Geriatrics
Academic Title:
Clinical Professor, Medicine, Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Articles Listed in PubMed
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Primary Address:
4802 Tenth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219


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