Janna S. Gordon-Elliott, M.D.

Janna Gordon-Elliott

Dr. Janna Gordon-Elliott, MD is an Attending Psychiatrist on the Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service, where she supervises residents doing psychiatric consultations on medically-ill patients in the general hospital. In addition, Dr. Gordon-Elliott serves as the psychiatric consultant for New York Presbyterian's Rogosin Institute for Kidney Transplantation. In her private practice, she specializes in psychotherapy and psychopharmacology, with interests in women's health, mood and anxiety disorders, and the treatment of patients with medical illness, including HIV, cancer, and neurologic conditions. Her research interests include psychiatric issues and quality of life in patients with Hepatitis C and patients undergoing organ transplantation, as well as delirium in critically-ill patients.

Dr. Gordon-Elliott earned her medical degree at Weill Cornell Medical College in 2004. She completed her residency in Adult Psychiatry at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, serving as co-Chief Resident in 2009-10, and a fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. In 2009, she was a recipient of the American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education/Janssen Scholars Program. She has written papers on psychiatric care of the medically-ill.


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [NYPH Employees Only]
  • Medicare
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource


Gordon-Elliott JS, Kent LK, Vawdrey DK, Wunsch H, Sladen RN, Shapiro PA. Antipsychotic prescribing in the cardiothoracic ICU: practicing what we preach? [in submission]

Gordon-Elliott JS, Muskin PR. Treating the patient with psychiatric illness in dermatologic practice. Dermatology Clinics [in press]

Gordon-Elliott JS, Muskin PR. An approach to the patient with multiple physical symptoms or chronic disease. Med Clin North Am 2010 Nov;94(6):1207-16, xi

Gordon-Elliott JS, Margolese HC. Weight loss during prolonged branched-chain amino acid treatment for tardive dyskinesia in a patient with schizophrenia. Australia and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006 Feb;40(2):195

Saunders-Pullman R, Gordon-Elliott J, Parides M, Saunders HR, Fahn S and Bressman S. The effect of estrogen replacement on early Parkinson's disease. Neurology 1999, 22;52(7): 1417-21


Honors and Awards

American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education/Janssen Scholars Program Recipient, 2009

Falcon Award for Service New York-Presbyterian Hospital, 2008

Shining Star Award, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 2008