Elizabeth M. Fitelson, MD

Expertise in: 
Anxiety Disorders, Depression, Women's Mental Health
Board Certifications: 
Accepting New Patients
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Adjustment Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Bipolar Disorder, Consultation Psychiatry, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Hospital Psychiatry, Insomnia, Mental Health, Mood Disorder, Neurobehavioral Disorders, Neurobehavioral Syndrome, Neuropsychiatry, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Panic Disorder, Post Menopausal Problems, Postpartum Depression, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Psychiatry, Psychological Aspects of Infertility, Psychopharmacology, Psychosis, Psychotherapy, Social Anxiety Disorder

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at CUMC

Dr. Fitelson is the Director of the Women's Program in the Department of Psychiatry. Her area of expertise includes the evaluation and treatment of psychiatric disorders across the female life cycle, including perinatal psychopharmacologic management, menstrual cycle and perimenopause related disorders, infertility, and pregnancy loss. She also has has experience in crisis management, ECT assessment, public psychiatry, and resident and medical student education.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Female

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New Patients:


CUMC/Neurological Institute of New York
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Manhattan - 3 Columbus Circle Office
3 Columbus Circle
New York, NY 10019

Insurance Accepted


  • NYP Employee Plan

CHP Student Health



  • 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

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: New York State Psychiatric Institute

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry