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Stanley Portnow, MD

  • Specialty: Adult Psychiatry
  • Languages: English, German
  • Phone: 212-288-1877
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About Me

Conditions and Treatments

  • mood disorder
  • addiction
  • anxiety disorder


  • Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Psychiatry, 1963
Education and Training
  • Residency, St Luke'S-Roosevelt Hosp Ctr, Psychiatry, 1961
  • Fellowship, Menninger Clinic, Psychiatry, 1960
  • Residency, Veterans Affairs Med & Reg Ctr, Psychiatry, 1960
  • MD from University Of Zurich, 1901

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Insurance Plans Accepted

This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Beech Street PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • HIP Child Health
  • Oxford Freedom
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
View All Accepted Plans This list of insurances changes regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Before your appointment, please confirm with your insurance company that this provider accepts your insurance.

Locations and Appointments

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Stanley L. Portnow, M.D.

134 East 93rd Street, Suite 201C
New York, NY 10128


  • Rachlin, S; Halpern, A L; Portnow, S L

    Journal of forensic sciences. 1986 Jan ; 31(1):235-40

  • The volitional rule, personality disorders and the insanity defense

    Rachlin, Stephen; Halpern, Abraham L; Portnow, Stanley L

    Psychiatric annals. 1984 Feb; 14(2):139-141