Elizabeth Murphy Fitelson, MD

Expertise in: 
Women's Mental Health
Board Certifications: 
Psychiatry
Accepting New Patients
Virtual Visits/Telehealth
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Overview

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.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Consultation Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • 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

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Female

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Virtual Visits/Telehealth

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Phone Appointments

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Location(s)

710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
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3 Columbus Circle
Suite 1430
New York, NY 10019
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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • NYP Employee Plan

CHP Student Health

  • CHP-NYU

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare

United Health Care

  • Behavioral Health (Columbia University Employee Plan)

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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