Dr. Jessy Colah, MD

Dr. Jessy Colah, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jessy Colah, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Brooklyn, NY. He specializes in psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.

501 6th St Apt 8E

Brooklyn, NY 11215

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Psychosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
1

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

Education data for Dr. Colah is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Colah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Colah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Colah to family and friends
2.9
based on 11 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Colah's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Brooklyn, NY
Dr. Colah does not have time to talk to you. He doesn't listen very well. On my case, with all my medical issues for which I've been on disability for the past 12 years, he tells me "people with my problems work". This was the lowest points of my treatment with him as well as well as other...more
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in Whitesboro, NY
Dr. Colah is kind, understanding, attentive and excellent at what he does. Would highly recommend him.
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in Brooklyn, NY
Dr. Colah is a 5-minute refill doctor. That was fine, until: 1) he told me I could go off lexapro cold turkey (this is a dangerous recommendation; there are severe side effects) 2) I requested Xanax to help with occasional panic attacks (expecting maybe 10 or 20 pills); he gave me 120 pills with...more
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in New York, NY
Dr. Colah has caring bedside manner, isn't clinical. His office management leaves much to be desired. I had an emergency issue wiTh my meds and was promised a call within 20 minutes. He didn't call me for 48+ hours and it took countless calls to get him on the phone. I had to file for medical...more
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in Brooklyn, NY
Dr Colah has a very pleasant and reassuring manner. He always answers everything thoroughly and is very responsive to me concerns.
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