Dr. Joseph Merlino, MD

Dr. Joseph Merlino, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Joseph Merlino, MD is a psychiatry specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1978 and specializes in psychiatry.Read his story

205 E 78th St

New York, NY 10075

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Dr. Merlino's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Merlino "My work centers on the individual attainment of potential and vitality. Utilizing my three decades of experience and psychoanalytic training I focus on your life plan and aspirations noting especially what advances your goals while discovery any opportunities for changing your current approach. Our work is a shared journey and commitment."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Merlino "I am Professor of Psychiatry at Downstate College of Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Psychiatry and Senior Fellow of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry. Psychoanalytically trained with many years experience, I believe in the power of the personal relationship to reveal insights in order to achieve lasting change and potential. My practice is a general psychiatric practice with extra specialization focusing on the well being of physicians and medical students.  I also serve our GLBTQ community."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

6  Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

6  Procedures

  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • St. Peter's College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Metropolitan Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Metropolitan Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Master of Public Administration. Baruch College
    Other Education | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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