Philip Wilner
Language: English
Gender: Male
General Adult Psychiatry
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-3705
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Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • General Psychiatry
  • Psychotherapy
  • Affective Disorder

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.B.A., Bernard M. Baruch College, City University of New York, 1998
  • M.D., Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1983



Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College

Attending Psychiatrist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Philip J. Wilner, MD is Vice President and Medical Director for Behavioral Health at Weill Cornell Medical Center of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. He is Executive Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and a Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University.

Dr. Wilner received his BA, summa cum laude, in 1979 from Columbia College and his MD in 1983 from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, both of Columbia University. He completed his psychiatry internship, residency, chief residency and research fellowship training at the New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. In 1998, he completed his MBA in healthcare administration at the Zicklin Business School of Baruch College. Since the early 1990s, Dr. Wilner has assumed positions of increasing responsibility in clinical management and leadership for the renowned Payne Whitney Manhattan and Westchester Divisions of the Weill Cornell Medical Center of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.

Dr. Wilner was the recipient of a Readers Digest Fellowship in 1988, and conducted studies in the biological bases of psychiatric illness. His current interests are in healthcare administration, policy and the delivery of high quality patient-centered care. He sits on numerous Hospital and Medical College Boards and Committees. Dr. Wilner is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American College of Physician Executives. Office hours are flexible, excluding weekends.

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