Liliya Gershengoren, M.D.
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Liliya Gershengoren, M.D.


Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English, Russian
Insurance: 4 accepted  View

Locations and Appointments



  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psycho-Oncology


  • Psychiatric Aspects of Physical Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology
  • Women's Mental Health
  • Mood Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorder


Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology

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


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Personal Statement

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
  • Medicare
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource

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