Dr. Joseph Merlino, MD

Psychodynamic Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
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Dr. Joseph Merlino, MD
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.

205 E 78th St

New York, NY 10075

Contact Information

(347) 233-0784

Dr. Joseph Merlino, MD

Dr. Joseph Merlino, MD

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Care Philosophy

I am 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 forces on the well being of physicians and medical students.  I also serve our GLBTQ community.
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Dr. Merlino's Experience

Dr. Merlino's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychodynamic Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Psychodynamic Psychiatry
  • Administrative Psychiatry
  • Psychoanalysis

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

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


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

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.


  • 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
Media & Publications

Dr. Merlino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Hospitals where Dr. Merlino has admitting privileges

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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