Dr. Vilor Shpitalnik, MD

Dr. Vilor Shpitalnik, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Vilor Shpitalnik, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 59 years. Read his story

1723 E 12th St Ste 202

Brooklyn, NY 11229

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas


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Psychiatric Evaluation
more than 60% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
more than 56% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 38% of peers

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Dr. Shpitalnik's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shpitalnik "Dr. Vilor Shpitalnik started his medical career in Moscow, Russian and has since expanded in the New York City area."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shpitalnik "Our care philosophy is that above all else, our patients come first. We strive to make your visit as comfortable as possible. Dr. Vilor Shpitalnik devotes the time necessary to each patient on an individual basis, and the staff makes sure your healthcare is our top priority. We do our best to make sure the environment is stress-free and keep appointment times to the best of our abilities. "


  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sexual Dysfunction


  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

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.


  • Kursk State Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1959
  • Columbia University Harlem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Columbia University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shpitalnik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shpitalnik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shpitalnik to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shpitalnik's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes
Dr. Shpitalnik Says:

We strive to ensure the best possible care for each of our patients. We welcome all comments as well as suggestions for improvement. Patient care is our #1 priority. Please reach out to our office staff with any questions or comments.

Patient Comments (4)

in Forest Hills, NY |
Very knowledgeable Dr, he has helped me a lot and i would recommend his services to anyone. His stuff is very helpful, they go the extra length to help you in any way they can.
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in Brooklyn, NY |
I was referred to Dr. Shpitalnik after a work injury and he really helped me. I didn't think I'd be able to return to work but he really helped me. I recommend him.
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in Brooklyn, NY |
I wasted 5 years of my life on this doctor if he's not helping you move on to the next one don't make the same mistake as I did.
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in Brooklyn, NY |
Incredible Doctor. This is a doctor who was obviously born for his profession. He has helped me immensely. He gives patients the time they need without consonantly looking at the clock, so there is a bit of a wait time for him, but it is definitely worth it! He is one of the most dedicated...more
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Dr. Shpitalnik accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • 1199SEIU
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Shpitalnik has admitting privileges

Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center
585 Schenectady Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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