Georgina Elizabeth Hartzell, M.D.
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Georgina Elizabeth Hartzell, M.D.


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Not Accepting New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English


Personal Statement

Dr. Hartzell is currently an Assistant Attending Psychiatrist on the Pediatric Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Service and the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Emergency Psychiatry Service at NewYork-Presbyterian/ Weill Cornell Medical Center. In this capacity she is involved in training medical students, psychiatry residents, pediatrics residents, child psychiatry fellows, and evaluates and treats children, adolescents, and adults in the emergency room and hospital. Dr. Hartzell sees patients of all ages, including young children, adolescents, and adults. She treats conditions such as mood disorders, psychosis, anxiety, ADHD, post-partum depression, neurodevelopmental disorders, psychosomatic disorders, and functional neurologic disorders.

Specialties and Expertise


  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • General Psychiatry


  • Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry


Dr. Hartzell received her medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, completed her psychiatry residency at Emory University School of Medicine, and completed a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training Program of Columbia and Weill Cornell Medicine She then completed an additional two year fellowship in maternal-infant psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine with a focus on early child development, postpartum mental health, and the needs of families of medically sick or premature infants. During this time she conducted research on the mental health of mothers of infants neonatal intensive care unit and provided psychiatric care to young children and parents of infants. She has also worked on the pediatric psychiatry consult service in the medical setting, as well as in the emergency department. She has experience working with medically complex children and their families, and a particular interest in collaborating with other mental health providers, medical specialists, families, and schools. Her research focus includes effects of maternal trauma exposure and PTSD on parenting and child mental health, parental mental health in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and somatic symptom disorders. 



Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Child & Adolescent Psychiatry)

Clinical and Academic Positions

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

Education and Training

  • M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, 2014
  • B.S., University of California, Berkeley, 2009


Insurance Plans Accepted

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

  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark

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