Dr. Nina Cerfolio, MD

Dr. Nina Cerfolio, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 58
Dr. Nina Cerfolio, MD is a psychiatry specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1987 and specializes in psychiatry and adult psychoanalysis.

2 5th Ave Ste 5

New York, NY 10011

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Dr. Cerfolio's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cerfolio "As a board certified psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I work with patients in a nonjudgmental, collaborative partnership to focus on constructive steps towards improving emotional wellness. For many years, I've been working with patients to relieve emotional suffering through dialogue, self- exploration, and reflection. In my practice, I use psychoanalytic  and solution based therapies to guide my patients to transcend life challenges and emotional obstacles."


  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychoanalysis

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated



  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Stress Management

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.


  • Grinnell College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • St Vincent Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychoanalysis
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cerfolio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cerfolio's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cerfolio to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Cerfolio's Performance

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Office environment
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Average wait time
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Dr. Cerfolio Says:

It is an honor and inspirational to be trusted to work with each of my patients and see their change. I appreciate all your time in providing a patient survey. This will help me provide the best care. If you feel that you received great service, please tell a family member of friend.

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Cerfolio is top in her field with a diversity in allopathic medicine as well as her skills as a psychotherapist. She retains working relationships with other top physicians in various fields which if needed augment her treatment plan allowing both body and mind to be treated as a complete...more
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Dr. Cerfolio provides a high level of care in a calm, nurturing environment. She is always available if I need her and has helped me tremendously over the years.
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Wise and compassionate. Excellent care and understanding. Highly recommend Dr Cerfolio.
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Dr. Cerfolio addresses mind, body and soul with expertise, knowledge and compassion. I felt seen for the first time ,without judgment, which made it easier to accept my treatment plan. Dr. Cerfolio also administers medication conservatively , which works well for my constitution. I wholeheartedly...more
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Dr. Cerfolio is both compassionate and knowledgeable!
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