Shahnaz Malekan

Psychiatrist, MD

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Shahnaz Malekan

Psychiatrist, MD


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

Shahnaz Malekan M.D.
29 Barstow Road
302
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 252-3176

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Announcement icon I am able to provide telemedicine/tele-psychiatry via FaceTime, Whats' App Video, Zoom, Doxy.me for my patients' convenience.
I am a highly devoted and compassionate psychiatrist. I speak several languages including Farsi, I have had the pleasure of working with patients from various cultures, and more recently I have had the privilege of working with Covid-19 frontline workers. I am a very conscientious physician and treat my patients the same way I expect other physicians to treat my family. I was awarded the Certificate of Honor in Recognition of Outstanding Achievement In Human Relations and Communication while at UCLA
I was trained to utilize medication management to treat depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD . I was accepted to the highly prestigious Triple Board Program (Pediatrics Child, Adolescent, Adult Psychiatry) at the New England Medical Center. I completed my Training at North Shore University, Hospital, Manhassett, NY.
I completed my undergraduate & graduate education at UCLA (Dean's Honor's list ). I received my M.D. at Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University. I was accepted to the prestigious Triple Board Program at New England Medical Center and conducted clinical research in trauma at Boston University.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $300 - $400
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Venmo, Visa, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • New York State Health Insurance Plan
  • The Empire Plan for NY state teachers
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 21 Years
  • School: Sackler School of Medicine, TLV University
  • Year Graduated: 1996
  • License and State: 248810 New York
  • Board Certification: Child, Adolescent , Adult Psychiatry

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Sephardic Medical society, Board of Trustees / UCLA School of Public Health
  • Certificate Date: 1991

Location

Shahnaz Malekan M.D.
29 Barstow Road
302
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 252-3176
Offers video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Medication Management
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • PMS, Postpartum Deparession
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian
  • Gay

Client Focus

I also speak: Farsi, French and Hebrew
Faith: Jewish
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Expert Witness Testimony Forensic Psychiatry
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Medication Management
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Transpersonal
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Shahnaz Malekan, MD, Psychiatrist in Great Neck

Shahnaz Malekan

Psychiatrist, MD