Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov, MD

Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov, MD is a geriatric psychiatry specialist in New York, NY. He specializes in geriatric psychiatry.Read his story

1111 Amsterdam Ave # Clark

New York, NY 10025

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 86% of peers
Schizoaffective Disorder
more than 83% of peers
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Nikiforov's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nikiforov "Dr. Nikiforov is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry in 2005 and Geriatric Psychiatry in 2008. He graduated Pirogov's Russian National Research Medical University in Moscow, one of the oldest and leading medical universities of the world. His residency training in psychiatry was at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. He further advanced his training during a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the same institution. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nikiforov "Dr. Nikiforov is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.  He specializes in Affective Disorders, including Major Depressive Disorders, Bipolar Mood Disorder, Dysthymia as well as various Anxiety Related conditions.  He had an extensive experience of working in Psychosomatic Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Emergency Psychiatry and Outpatient Psychiatry. He prides himself as a hands-on clinician with experience working with a broad spectrum of psychiatric conditions in various clinical settings.  Dr. Nikiforov is a firm believer into Family Inclusive Treatment. "

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • 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
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic 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
  • Panic Disorder
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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3  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

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