Margaret E. Hertzig, M.D.
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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Margaret E. Hertzig, M.D.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

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Not Accepting New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English


Specialties and Expertise


  • General Psychiatry
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Adult Psychiatry


  • Developmental Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder of Adult
  • Autism
  • Parenting Issues

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 Autism in both children and adults.


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.

To schedule an appointment:   Call - (212) 746-5712 [or]   Email - 




Board Certifications

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Professor Emerita of Psychiatry - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

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


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 - Trustmark

Locations and Appointments