Dr. Ruth Gerson, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 41

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Ruth Gerson, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in New York, NY. Dr. Gerson has extensive experience in Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

Dr. Ruth Gerson, MD

NYC Health Hospitals / Bellevue

462 1st Ave New York, NY 10016

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(844) 692-4692

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Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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Dr. Gerson's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavior Therapy
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning 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
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
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About Me


Dr. Ruth Gerson, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in New York, NY. Dr. Gerson has extensive experience in Neurodevelopmental Disorders.


  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


Cambridge Health Alliance
Residency Hospital
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School


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Dr. Gerson frequently treats Neurodevelopmental Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Gerson specializes.

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Dr. Gerson's office is located at 462 1st Ave, New York, NY 10016. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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NYC Health Hospitals / Bellevue

Nyc Health Hospitals Bellevue462 1st Ave New York, NY 10016