Board Certified Psychiatrist
Provider type: Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Patient Age: Adult
Services Provided: Psychiatric Consultation and Evaluation / Medication Management
Dr. Simkowitz provides psychiatric assessment and treatment to adults. Since 1988, Dr. Simkowitz has served in the capacities of Clinical Research Director of the Millhauser Clinic in the Department of Psychiatry of NYU Medical Center and as a Staff Psychiatrist at Manhattan Psychiatric Center and the Postgraduate Center for Mental Health and Attending Psychiatrist at Bellevue Hospital in NYC. He has worked in private practice of Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy in New York and as a consultant on Continuing Medical Education course development. Dr. Simkowitz has served as Attending Psychiatrist and Medical Director of the Secure Assessment Unit at Cambridge Hospital, and has been an Attending Psychiatrist and Director of the Continuing Medical Education Committee at Tewksbury Hospital in Tewksbury, MA.
Dr. Simkowitz earned his MD in 1985 and Ph.D. In 1988 from Columbia University in New York. He received residency training at New York University School of Medicine. He is Certified in Adult Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and held certification in Forensic Psychiatry from 1999 to 2009.