Dr. Amanda Itzkoff

Psychiatry
New York, NY
17 years experience female

Locations

Office

New York, NY

Address

575 Madison Avenue, 8th floor, New York, NY
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My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
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Fax

(212) 605-0222

About

Bio

Dr. Amanda Itzkoff is a New York City Psychiatrist specializing in adolescent and adult psychotherapy and pharmacology for all psychiatric conditions including depression, anxiety disorders, ADD/ADHD, eating disorders, and addictions. Her warm compassionate approach sets patients at ease and helps them take constructive steps towards wellness. Dr. Itzkoff was co-valedictorian of her class at Cornell University, where she completed her undergraduate studies. She received her MD from New York University School of Medicine and completed Residency in Psychiatry & Fellowship training at Mount Sinai Medical Center, also in New York City. Dr. Itzkoff received the Adele Zinberg Award for Women's Leadership in Psychiatry & remains Assistant Professor at MSMC.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Psychiatry

Addiction Medicine

ADHD and Autism

Fertility Medicine

Licenses

United States: California, New York

Doctor Q&A

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538 Agrees
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
17 years experience Psychiatry
Y or Glycopyrrolate?: A transition to lexapro may indeed reduce sweating. Some pts have excessive sweating on SSRI as well & glycopyrrolate can manage the sweating if n ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
17 years experience Psychiatry
Xanax (alprazolam) and melatonin?: It sounds like the Xanax (alprazolam) is being prescribed and you're taking it according to the Rx. It's important to talk your doc about all of your ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
17 years experience Psychiatry
Meth in unborn baby: Will take about as long to clear as it will to clear the mom's system. It is *very* important , that if you plan to carry this pregnancy to term, you ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Dr. Itzkoff is a very caring and compassionate doctor. She is a leader in her field. I would highly recommend anyone considering her. I would trust my own family member to be seen by her!
Jun 12, 2014
I endorse Dr. Itzkoff. Dr. Itzkoff clearly has an excellent knowledge of psychiatry and medicine in general. She is providing an excellent service to the public.
Apr 28, 2015
Dr Itzkoff always provides helpful answers in a direct, thoughtful and caring way. She is an awesome addition to the Healthtap team.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanx doctor...i was so scared after dry hump...but after reading your opinion i'm feeling relaxed..thank you so much..
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I got a msg from a doc, not very supportive. Thank you so much, helped
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Sorry, i am only on lyrica. All the other meds are what i used to take

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 2003MD

Residency

MOUNT SINAI MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

2008 Patient’s Choice Award, recognizing outstanding patient care
2009 Patient’s Choice Award, recognizing outstanding patient care
2010 Patients' Choice Award

Affiliations

Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029
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