Maria C. Zerrate Parra, MD, MHS

Board Certifications: 
Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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Academic Appointments

  • Instructor in Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center

Administrative Titles

  • Program Medical Director, Washington Heights Youth Anxiety Center (YAC)

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia


  • Female

Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health


  • Beacon Health (Behavioral Health)

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199


  • MagnaCare


  • Multiplan


  • Behavioral Health

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, Pontifical Javeriana University School of Medicine: Bogota
  • MS, Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
  • Residency: Georgetown University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: New York State Psychiatric Institute

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry