Locations and Appointments
- Adult Psychiatry
- Psychiatric Aspects of Physical Illness
- Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology
- Women's Mental Health
- Mood Disorder
- Anxiety Disorder
Clinical & Academic Positions
- Assistant Attending Psychiatrist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
- Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
Education & Training
- M.D., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 2011
- M.P.H., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 2009
- B.S., City University of New York, 2007
Dr. Liliya Gershengoren is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine, and an Assistant Attending Psychiatrist at New York Presbyterian Hospital. She treats a wide range of psychiatric conditions with a specialization in the medically ill in a collaborative and integrated approach to provide comprehensive psychiatric care. Her practice is open for consultation, pharmacological treatment and psychotherapy.
Dr. Gershengoren attended a combined specialized B.A.-M.D. Program through Brooklyn College and SUNY Downstate Medical Center. She graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Psychology from Brooklyn College. Subsequently, she received her M.D. degree at SUNY Downstate Medical Center where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. During her time in medical school, Dr Gershengoren also completed a Masters in Public Health with a focus on community mental health. She went on to complete her residency in General Adult Psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, where she received the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Department Trainee Award and a fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine (Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry) at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. She also completed psychoanalytic fellowship at the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute.
In addition to her clinical and hospital responsibilities, Dr. Gershengoren is involved in medical student education as well as supervises psychiatric residents in training. She has published on the role of the psychiatric consultant on the bone marrow transplant service as well as contributed to several published Psychiatric Board Review study guides.
She practices in English and Russian.
Office hours by appointment only.
To schedule an appointment, call (212) 746-3844.
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
- Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
- Rockefeller University - CoreSource
Honors and Awards
Honors and Awards
HONORS AND AWARDS
2015 Consultation Psychiatry Department Trainee Award
New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
2010 Alpha Omega Alpha
Medical Honor Society: senior member
2010 Delta Omega National Honorary Public Health Society
Public Health honorary society
2010 John J. Walsh, MD Award
Awarded by the School of Public Health for extraordinary leadership in and Commitment to Improving the Health of Individuals and Communities
2009 ACT for Excellence Scholarship
Awarded by State University of New York Association of Council Members and College Trustees
2007 Jonas E. Salk Award
Awarded by CUNY, recognizing graduates with high ability and scholarship, sound character, interest in research and an indication of originality in scientific pursuits
2007 Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology
Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of Psychology
2006 Chancellor’s Award
Recognition of academic excellence, CUNY Honors College
2006 Phi Beta Kappa
Academic Honor Society: member