Benjamin D. Brody, M.D.
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Benjamin D. Brody, M.D.


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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English


Personal Statement

Dr. Benjamin Brody is Division Director for inpatient psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical Center in Manhattan and Westchester Behavioral Health Center in White Plains. He also maintains a private practice focusing on the evaluation and treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, along with relationship, interpersonal, and career-related problems. He uses a combination of psychotherapy and psychopharmacology. Dr. Brody sees patients virtually and in person at both his Manhattan and White Plains locations. 

Dr. Brody’s research and commentaries have been published in The American Journal of Psychiatry, The New England Journal of Medicine, and The New York Times. 



Specialties and Expertise


  • Psychiatry


  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dysthymia
  • Relationship Problems
  • Work-Related Problem


Dr. Benjamin Brody is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He completed his residency training at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital Payne Whitney Clinic and joined the faculty of Weill Cornell Medical College in 2011.








Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

2009: Shining Star Award, New York Presbyterian Hospital

2007: Alpha Omega Alpha, Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Associate Attending Psychiatrist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, 2007
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1999


Insurance Plans Accepted

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

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

  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee Managed Care Plan
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Medicare
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark

Locations and Appointments

External Relationships

External Relationships

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No External Relationships Reported