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Weill Cornell Psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Westchester Division
21 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605
P: 914-997-5203
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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

Matthew Shear, MD, MPH is an Instructor in Psychiatry at the Weill Cornell Medicine, where he maintains a practice in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.  Dr. Shear specializes in the treatment of eating disorders, with an emphasis on family-based therapy. He provides individual and family therapy, as well as diagnostic evaluations and treatment with medication.

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Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Eating Disorder


  • B.A., Williams College, 2002
  • M.P.H., George Washington University, 2007
  • M.D., Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2008



Instructor in Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College

Assistant Attending Psychiatrist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital


After completing training in general psychiatry at Montefiore Medical Center, Dr. Matthew Shear completed a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mount Sinai Medical Center, where he was Chief Fellow during his final year.  Dr. Shear is board certified in both Adult Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Dr. Shear teaches Child and Adolescent Psychiatry to Weill Cornell Medical students, and supervises residents and fellows.

To schedule appointments:
Call - (914) 997-5203