Dr. Sofia Gekker, MD

Dr. Sofia Gekker, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 85
Dr. Sofia Gekker, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 60 years. She graduated from Danylo Halytsky Lviv State Medical University in 1958 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and more.

161 Madison Ave

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Gekker's Experience

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

3  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gekker does not have any board certifications listed.

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.


  • Danylo Halytsky Lviv State Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1958

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Gekker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gekker to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Gekker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

After seeing her for 9 years, she changed her days/hours with no notice causing me miss an appointment before a work trip (critical time). I called numerous times before my trip, she wouldn't speak to me, finally made another appointment the day before I was to leave, she was a no-show. Sec tried...more
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She doesn't care t about you or your problems. All she cares about is her pension. She is an evil, heartless witch. DO NOT COME HERE. DO NOT COME HERE.
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She was very unprofessional as she suddenly abondoned me when I complained a shortage of prescrition before going on a month vacation overseas. Her staffs were even worse. I even received a bill from this office after a few years from the last visit. Never recommend this place. You will be sicker...more
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