Benjamin J. May, MD

Specialty

Diagnostic Radiology

Conditions & Treatments

Interventional Radiology


Phone
(203) 863-3960
Accepting New Patients

Biography

Benjamin J. May, M.D. is a board certified Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologist.
Dr. May obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of California – San Diego in 2001. In 2005, he was awarded the Golding Service and Research Scholarship to attend the Albert Einstein College of Medicine where he earned his medical degree in 2009. During this time, Dr. May was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) medical honor society and served as President of the Albert Einstein Medical Student Chapter of the American Medical Association.Following an internship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. May completed residency training in Diagnostic Radiology (2010-2014) at New York Presbyterian – Weill Cornell Medical Center. There, he served as Chief Resident and earned the Alexander R. Margulis Award in 2013 for excellence in residency. He continued his training at Cornell / Memorial Sloan Kettering for a fellowship in Interventional Radiology / Interventional Oncology. After finishing his sub-specialty training, Dr. May remained at Cornell as a full-time Interventional Radiologist from 2015-2019. There, he served as Associate Program director, was chosen as a Dean’s Healthcare Leadership fellow, and served as faculty advisor to the Cornell medical students. In 2019, he joined the Greenwich Radiological Group serving Greenwich Hospital. Dr. May’s clinical expertise is in Interventional Radiology with a focus on Interventional Oncology. His performs targeted cancer therapies such as Y-90 radioembolization, transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) and microwave ablation on cancers within the liver, lung, kidney, bone and soft tissue. Other oncologic procedures include biopsies throughout the body, chemotherapy infusion ports, and palliative pain procedures. He performs a wide range of non-oncologic procedures including uterine fibroid embolization, venous ablation, prostate embolization, embolization for chronic knee hemarthrosis, and management or kidney and ureteral blockage. Dr. May has authored numerous research articles and book chapters and has given invited lectures at the New York Roentgen Ray Society and the Society of Interventional Radiology annual meetings. His research has been published in several prestigious journals such as the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology and the American Journal of Roentgenology. Dr. May is a member of the Society of Interventional Radiology and founding member of the Society of Interventional Oncology.

Gender

Male

Language(s)

English;Spanish

Locations

Education & Training

Education

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Internship

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Residency

New York Presbyterian -Weill Cornell Medical Center

Fellowship

New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center

Accepted Insurance

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

  • aetna
  • anthem bc/bs
  • cigna healthcare
  • connecticare
  • ct health plan
  • empire blue cross/blue shield
  • great west
  • healthnet
  • hmc
  • medicaid
  • medicare
  • oxford health plans
  • pomco
  • private healthcare system (phcs)
  • tricare/champus
  • united healthcare
  • wellcare