Elizabeth Evans, MD

Board Certifications: 
Addiction Psychiatry, Psychiatry
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Personality Disorders, Addiction Psychiatry, Addiction Therapy, Adult Psychopharmacology, Adult Psychotherapy, Anxiety and Depression, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), Alcohol Use Disorders, Opioid Use Disorders, Psychiatry, Adjustment Disorder, Anxiety, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Insomnia, Mental Health, Mood Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Panic Disorder, Psychopharmacology, Psychosis, Psychotherapy

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at CUMC

Dr. Evans graduated from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed both her psychiatry residency training and a fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at Columbia University. Her research during training focused on ways to enhance treatment outcomes in those with opioid use disorders. Dr. Evans specializes in working with patients suffering with disorders such as depression and anxiety, who have also found that drugs and alcohol are impacting their ability to feel fulfilled, be productive, or thrive in healthy relationships. She uses psychotherapy and/or medications, including Vivitrol and Suboxone, and facilitates family and couples therapy when appropriate. Dr. Evans also provides consultations for diagnostic evaluation and treatment planning. She sees patients at Columbia Doctors Midtown.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Female

Location(s)

ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
New Patient Appointments:
212-326-8441
Primary

Insurance Accepted

For billing questions, please call (212) 305-2600.

UnitedHealthcare

  • Behavioral Health Columbia University Employee Plan

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: New York State Psychiatric Institute

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry