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Gender: Male
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Weill Cornell Psychiatry Specialty Center
315 East 62nd Street, 5th Flr
New York, NY 10065
P: 646-962-2820
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Personal Statement

Michael B. Grody, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine and an Assistant Attending Psychiatrist at New York Presbyterian Hospital in the Division of Emergency Psychiatry. He maintains a faculty practice where he sees children, adolescents and adults for psychotherapy as well as medication evaluations and management.

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Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Cognitive-Behavior Therapy
  • Mood Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Psychotic Disorder
  • Developmental Disorder
  • Tic Disorder
  • Relationship Problems
  • Family Relationship Problem

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., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 2007
  • B.A., Columbia University, 1999

Honors and Awards

Brooklyn Psychiatric Society – SUNY Downstate College of Medicine Graduation Award for Excellence in Psychiatry, May 2007



Assistant Attending Psychiatrist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Dr. Grody has advanced training in both psychotherapy and psychopharmacology and dedicates himself to working with adults and children of all ages. His approach is warm, down-to-earth and nonjudgmental, at the same time providing the most professional attention and evidence-based care. He is available for consultations, individual and family therapy, as well as medication evaluations and management. Dr. Grody has a particular interest in adolescent mood and anxiety disorders.

Born and raised in New York City, Dr. Grody attended Hunter College High School and graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in Psychology. He participated in research on the molecular neurobiology of memory processes at the laboratory of Dr. Eric Kandel, the 2000 recipient of the Nobel Prize in medicine. Dr. Grody attended SUNY Downstate College of Medicine where he was president of the Downstate Psychiatric Society, and student representative to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He received the graduation award for excellence in psychiatry by the Brooklyn Psychiatric Society. Dr. Grody went on to complete his residency in general psychiatry at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Program of the North Shore LIJ Health System. He completed his fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital's combined program of Columbia and Cornell Universities, where he served as Chief Resident at the Payne Whitney Manhattan campus. Dr. Grody completed a resident fellowship in psychoanalysis at the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute. His research has been published in peer-reviewed journals including Neuron, Psychiatric Clinics of North America, as well as the Expert Pediatric Psychopharmacology column of the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. Dr. Grody is a diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

To schedule a consultation, contact Dr. Grody by phone or by email.


Phone: 212-828-4888