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Gender: Female
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Weill Cornell Psychiatry at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
P: 212-746-5712
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Personal Statement

Margaret E. Hertzig's, MD primary clinical interests concern the diagnosis and treatment of developmental disorders including Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorder and Autismin both children and adults.

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Board Certifications
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • General Psychiatry
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Developmental Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder of Adult
  • Autism
  • Parenting Issues

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]
  • Medicare
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource


  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 1960



Attending Psychiatrist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Professor of Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University



Dr. Hertzig received her B.A. degree from Vassar College in 1956 and her M.D. degree from New York University School of Medicine in 1960. She completed residency training in Adult and Child Psychiatry at Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital. Before joining the Cornell faculty in 1977 she served as the Clinical Director of the Rockland Children's Psychiatric Center in Orangeburg, NY, Dr. Hertzig has also served as the Director of the Child and Adolescent Outpatient Department at the Payne Whitney Manhattan.

Available by appointment.

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