Peter Panayi, NP

Expertise in: 
Psychiatry, ANCC- Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certification, Psychology
Accepting New Patients
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), Adjustment Disorder, Anxiety Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, General Psychiatry, Men's Health, Mental Health, Panic Disorder, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Relationship Problems, Social Anxiety Disorder, Stress Management, Work-Related Stress

Academic Appointments

  • Nurse Practitioner

Peter Philippou Panayi completed his training through Fairleigh Dickinson University with specialty focus in Psychiatry/Mental Health. Throughout his education, he interned through various healthcare settings in Northern New Jersey including long term, inpatient, outpatient, and emergency room psychiatry with training in adults and pediatrics. In addition to clinical work, he is conducting research through Rutger's State University's, School of Biomedical and Health Sciences.

While working full time as a psychiatric provider at Columbia University Medical Center's Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, he serves in the United States Military as a Naval Officer and mental health practitioner providing medical and psychiatric care to Reserve and Active Duty members of the military. In addition, he consults with private clients at our outpatient office at the hospital campus as well as the Columbus Circle Location providing psychotherapy and medication management. Peter is also serving as the clinical supervisor for volunteers in the psychiatric emergency room who aspire to practice in the psychiatry and mental health field.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing 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


  • Aetna
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health


  • Beacon Health - Behavioral Health

Amida Care

  • Beacon Health - Behavioral Health


  • Behavioral Health Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Columbia University Employee Plan

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

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • DNP, Rutgers State University of New Jersey
  • MSN, Fairleigh Dickinson University