Language: English
Gender: Male
General Adult Psychiatry
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065

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Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry, Geriatric
  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • General Psychiatry

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


  • B.S., University of California, Berkeley, 1972
  • M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1976



Professor of Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College

Attending Psychiatrist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Professor of Psychiatry in Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Robert C. Abrams, MD is board-certified in both General and Geriatric Psychiatry, but exclusively sees patients in their 60s or older.  He works in Psychiatry at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and also as a consultant to the Hospital's Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology.  His clinical and research interests are in affective and personality disorders in the elderly, as well as public health issues including self-neglect, elder abuse and suicide. 

Appointment hours are by individual arrangement. 

To schedule appointments:
  Call - (212) 746-3736 [or]
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