Language: English
Gender: Male
General Adult Psychiatry
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-3091
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Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry
  • General Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Couples Therapy
  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Mood Disorder
  • Psychoanalysis

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]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource


  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1987



Professor of Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College


George Jack Makari, MD maintians a private practice at Payne Whitney Manhattan. Aside from this he teaches and conducts research on the history and theory of psychiatry, psychotherapy and psychoanalysis.

Dr. George J. Makari attended Brown University and received his BA in 1982; then received his M.D. from Cornell University Medical College in 1987. He completed his psychiatric residency at the Payne Whitney Clinic, then served as a Reader's Digest Research Fellow in the Weill Medical College Department of Psychiatry.  Dr. Makari completed Psychoanalytic training at the Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research at Columbia University in 1997.  He is a Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the De Witt Wallace Institute for the History of Psychiatry and Director of the Long Term Psychotherapy Clinic  in the Payne Whitney Clinic.

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