Elizabeth M. Fitelson, MD

Expertise in: 
Women's Mental Health, Depression, Anxiety Disorders
Board Certifications: 
Psychiatry
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

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

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

Gender

  • Female

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New Patients:
212-305-6001

Location(s)

CUMC/Neurological Institute of New York
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
New Patient Appointments:
212-305-9758
Primary
Manhattan - 3 Columbus Circle Office
3 Columbus Circle
New York, NY 10019
New Patient Appointments:
212-342-3800

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • NYP Employee Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

CHP Student Health

  • CHP-NYU

Medicare

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

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

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry