Philip Simkowitz, MD

Provider type: Psychiatrist

Serving: Adult

About Philip Simkowitz, MD

Dr. Philip Simkowitz treats patients starting from 18 years old
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.


  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Columbia University, Doctor of Medicine|Columbia University, PhD|New York University, Residency