Dr. Kenneth Alper, MD

Dr. Kenneth Alper, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
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Dr. Kenneth Alper, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

150 E 58th St Fl 25

New York, NY 10155

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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS

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more than 36% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 24% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alper "Psychopharmacology is my practice emphasis. I often work with patients referred to me by psychotherapists. "


  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

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.


  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alper's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alper to family and friends
based on 29 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Alper's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

New York, NY |
I have nothing but great things to say about Dr. Alper. I've never waited more than a couple of minutes, I feel that when he is with me his attention is also with me, not his computer, his phone or a pad. He isn't your typical McDoctor that just dispenses drugs. When he hears your previous...more
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After my very first appointment with Dr. Alper, I knew he was the right Dr. for me. I made my decision based in part to the great reviews here. He was interested in getting to know me instead of just "my problems". I think that because he is so personable it really put me at ease. He made me feel...more
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New York, NY |
Dr. Alper is an absolutely stellar human being yet alone dr. That sum it up for you? Most psychiatrists like to put you in a box and say "oh you have anxiety take this drug you'll be fine." But he goes the extra step because he is so intelligent and his understanding of the meds and how they truly...more
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Boston, MA |
After years of working with different DRs I finally found the right one! After meeting with Dr. Alper he immediately knew that my medications weren't working, and why. After he switched my medications I've never felt better. By far one of the best in New York City. One of the most sincere and...more
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in Pelham, NY |
I’ve been going to Dr. Alper for several years and have found him to be patient and an excellent listener. I highly recommend him!
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This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Dr. Alper accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Behavioral Health
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna POS
    Open Access
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Open Access POS
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Alper has admitting privileges

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016
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