The Anxiety and Depression Center of Scarsdale is a unique, private psychiatry practice located in lower Westchester County, New York and the Bronx. Dr. Faiq A. Hameedi is a Board Certified Psychiatrist who specializes in the discreet treatment of individuals experiencing mental illness and psychiatric symptoms. Dr. Hameedi understands that each individual is unique and requires a custom-tailored approach to address that person's needs.
Our goal at the Anxiety and Depression Center of Scarsdale is to provide a friendly andsupportive environment so that our patients can explore their emotional needs and overcome barriers which limit their potential. Dr. Hameedi has experience dealing with a wide variety of pathologies.
We are committed to the mental health and well being of every individual. We work within the context of multiple treatment modalities helping each person get to their desired destination for optimal happiness.
Dr. Hameedi joined the faculty in the Department of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut and had the opportunity to work with some of the foremost researchers in psycho-pharmacology; Dr Dennis Charney. Scott Woods. He worked as the Director of the Medication Development Center at Yale School of Medicine and was on the teaching faculty at Yale School of Medicine for 14 years. After graduating medical school in 1983, Dr. Hameedi completed his MPH from New York Medical College in 1987. He joined residency training in the Department of Psychiatry at Lincoln Medical Center through New York Medical College and was nominated to be the Chief Resident. He did his fellowship in Anxiety and Depression and Psycho-pharmacology at the Anxiety and Depression Clinic of Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in New York and worked with of some of the best physician teachers; Dr. Gregory Asnis and Dr. Herman Van Praag. Dr. Hameedi was certified by the American College of Psycho-pharmacology and American College of Forensic Examiners. He is Board Certified by The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and The American Board of Addiction Medicine. He is well published and has presented extensively at various national, international, and sponsored medical conferences. He is very active in educational and community support philanthropic activities. Dr Hameedi has been an invited guest ot various scientific radio and TV programs and has discussed various issues from public health prospective Dr. Hameedi is the recipient of the Physician Scientist Award from Yale School of Medicine. Additionally, he received the 2013 Patients Choice Award and the Physician's Peer Reviewed Award. Dr. Hameedi has been mentioned in Madison's WHO IS WHO in Medicine and has been in practice for the past 25 years.