Melissa Nishawala at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Melissa A. Nishawala, MD

  • Specialty: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 646-754-5000

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

autism, anorexia, child developmental disabilities, child's eating disorder, family therapy, eating disorder

Credentials

Positions
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Clinical Dir Eating Dis Service
  • Med Dir Autism Spec Dis Clin Res Pgrm
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - w/Spec Qual"s In Child Neurolo, 1999
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Psychiatry, 1998
Education and Training
  • Residency, Hahnemann University Hospital, Adolescent Psychiatry, 1998
  • Residency, University of Minnesota Hospital, Psychiatry, 1996
  • MD from Northwestern University, 1993

Locations and Appointments

View Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Health Smart
    • WTC Health Program-HHC
    • WTC Health Program-Mt. Sinai
    • WTC Health Program-NYU
    • WTC Health Program-North Shore
    • WTC Health Program-Stonybrook
    • WTC Health Program-UMDNY/Rutgers
    • WTC-FDNY
  • Sedgwick
    • WTC Health Program-North Shore
  • United Healthcare
    • United Health Care Options PPO (NYULMC Employees)
    • United Healthcare Choice (NYULMC Employees)
NYU Child Study Center

1 Park Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10016

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Publications

  • A preliminary study of cytokines in suicidal and nonsuicidal adolescents with major depression

    Gabbay, Vilma; Klein, Rachel G; Guttman, Leah E; Babb, James S; Alonso, Carmen M; Nishawala, Melissa; Katz, Yisrael; Gaite, Marta R; Gonzalez, Charles J Gabbay, Vilma; Klein, Rachel G; Guttman, Leah E; Babb, James S; Alonso, Carmen M; Nishawala, Melissa; Katz, Yisrael; Gaite, Marta R; Gonzalez, Charles J
    Journal of child & adolescent psychopharmacology. 2009 Aug . 19 (4): 423-430

  • Review of The invisible man. A self-help guide for men with eating disorders, compulsive exercise, and bigorexia [Book Review]

    Mathewson, Karen; Nishawala, Melissa Mathewson, Karen; Nishawala, Melissa
    Journal of child & adolescent psychopharmacology. 2009. 19 (2): 213-214

  • Immune system dysregulation in adolescent major depressive disorder

    Gabbay, Vilma; Klein, Rachel G; Alonso, Carmen M; Babb, James S; Nishawala, Melissa; De Jesus, Georgette; Hirsch, Glenn S; Hottinger-Blanc, Pauline M Z; Gonzalez, Charles J Gabbay, Vilma; Klein, Rachel G; Alonso, Carmen M; Babb, James S; Nishawala, Melissa; De Jesus, Georgette; Hirsch, Glenn S; Hottinger-Blanc, Pauline M Z; Gonzalez, Charles J
    Journal of affective disorders. 2008 Sep 13. 115 (1-2): 177-182

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