Dr. Anil Verma, MD

Dr. Anil Verma, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Anil Verma, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Med College and Hospital in 1980 and specializes in psychiatry, child & adolescent psychiatry, and more.Read his story

1816 Erie Blvd E

Syracuse, NY 13210

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(315) 214-0390

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Bipolar Disorder
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Dr. Verma's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Verma "Anil K. Verma, MD is a Diplomate of The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is board certified in General Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Geriatrics Psychiatry. He completed his psychiatry fellowship from Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA) and residency from The Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York, NY). Dr. Verma's research on Geriatric Psychiatry through Columbia University (New York, NY) has been published in the renowned American Journal of Psychiatry (1991). He currently holds a Clinical Faculty position at SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York. Dr. Verma has been in practice for more than 25 years, and he is renowned by his colleagues and is admired and entrusted by his patients. Dr. Verma is the esteemed recipient of several awards and distinctions for patient care including Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2013), Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2013), and Health Grades 'Honor Roll'. Dr. Verma consistently earns the highest marks and praise for patient satisfaction."
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3  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

3  Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

74  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Adult Panic Anxiety Syndrome
  • Alcoholic Paranoia
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Hyperactive Impulsive Type
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Predominantly Inattentive Type
  • Avoidant Personality Disorder
  • Behavioral Symptoms of Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar I Disorder
  • Bipolar II Disorder
  • Bipolar IV Disorder
  • Bipolar V Disorder
  • Bipolar VI Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dependent Personality Disorder
  • Depression Relapse
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Panic Attack
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Parasomnias
  • Persistent Anxiety
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Reactive Attachment Disorder
  • Reactive Depression
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Severe Anxiety
  • Social Phobia
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Trichotillomania
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15  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Counseling Services
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Med College and Hospital
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Mc and Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine At Elmhurst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Harvard Med School Gaebler Chldns Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Columbia University Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Hindustani
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Anil Verma, MD
A true scholar and a gentlemen. He has genuine compassion and interest in his patients well being. My only regret is not finding him sooner. First class treatment. You are a person and not a number. 100% recommend to family and friends.
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John in Syracuse NY – Feb 01, 2018
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Doesn’t care about patience. He’s only in it for the money!
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Sam in Syracuse NY – Dec 27, 2017
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Saw him years ago he pushes pills and he sees you for a consult then pushes you to a nurse practicioneer for follow ups.
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Jamestown, NY – Sep 04, 2017
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Dr. Verma has changed my life. Last year I saw some quack that stopped my medication and I became suicidal. I decided to come back to Dr. Verma. He saw me twice and I went right back to my normal self. He is my Savior.
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Rose M. in Syracuse,NY – Jun 17, 2017
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I went to Dr Verma for over a year. He is very nice. But..... he couldn't care less about your mental health. It's like a factory. In and out. I was a zombie the whole time I saw him . thank god I changed drs. I am a totally new person. Please beware
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Jody in Manlius, NY – Jun 13, 2017
This patient was delinquent in paying her bills....Read More
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