Dr. Alexandra (Alejandra) Valencia, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

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280 Madison Avenue (Near 40th Street), Suite 208, New York, NY, 10016

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**DR. VALENCIA DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN ANY HEALT INSURANCE COMPANIES** SHE EVALUATES AND TREATS “OUT OF NETWORK PATIENTS" Dr. Valencia was chosen as "The Distinguish Doctor Award 2016" by the Expert Network and is considered among the top 3% of doctors in the USA. She is board certified. FEES & EVALUATION: The first evaluation is comprehensive, takes 2 hours long and costs $600. Follow ups appointments are $400 for 1 hour sessions.Payment in cash or checks please. Please read the following statement for length of evaluations and fees per treatment. Also my patient’s reviews say more than I can say about myself. Dr. Valencia is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She is bilingual speaking both English and Spanish. She completed her training at Yale University in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; her internship at Mount Sinai/North General Program. General Psychiatry Residency at New York Medical College and also a Fellowship at the Personality Disorders institute at Cornell University, Westchester. Being a Medical Doctor and having 3 psychiatric specialties, when necessary, she rules out medical illness that may be causing your psych symptoms. Patients see her for a variety of reasons, including Child and adolescent conditions and adolescent subcultures, psychiatry consultations, autism, schizophrenia, psychotic disorders, anxiety/panic disorders, OCD, bipolar disorders, depression and mood disorders in general. She received a "Star Award" during her training at the Yale Child Study Center due to the uncompromising dedication to the well-being of her patients. “Expertise, compassion, listening, putting myself in my patients “shoes” and respecting the dignity of my patients are the main ethical considerations of my practice.”

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She is amazing!

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Taking care of your elderly mother is a hard task. Having Alexandra on our side is a blessing. She is an excellent MD and me and my family are very thankful.

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Dr. Valencia is extremely smart and cares so much about helping her patients. I feel like I won the lottery by finding her. I highly recommend her!

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Alexandra helps me and my brother, to take care of our mother with accuracy and compassion. I couldn't be more thankful to her. She is smart and a very dedicated professional. We couldn't be happier.

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Alejandra is super kind and understanding. I've been taking my mother to her and my mother loves her. We are so lucky to have her!

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Very thorough, smart, and caring. Highly recommend her!

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Alejandra treats my mother great and she always finds ways to helping her. We can't be happier with her! Highly recommended.

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Dr. Valencia is a very caring and extremely knowledgeable professional. I appreciate the time and attention she gives to my son, as well as her availability. Would definitely recommend her.

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Really professional, knowledgeable, made me feel really comfortable.

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Finding Alejandra was like winning the lottery, she has helped my mother in ways that nobody can.

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This was a good first visit with Dr. Valencia. I only waited a few minutes to be seen, and she was really concerned about my overall well being. I felt comfortable talking to her, I'm looking forward to seeing her again.

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I've been seeing Alejandra for a few months and have had a great experience thus far. She is knowledgeable, empathetic and, most importantly, has helped me feel infinitely better in a short period of time. I would highly recommend her to anyone considering a new psychiatrist.

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Dr. Valencia is very calming. She is patient and explains things thoroughly. She is great!

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She was a very pleasant and professional Doctor. Easy to talk with.

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Dr. Valencia is a truly and exceptional Psychiatrist. She takes time with me, she answers all my questions, and never seems to be in a rush to move on to the next patient. She brings me a sense of Calm. She speaks with kindness, wisdom and genuine concern. Sensitive and smart human being . Always satisfied after my appointment. There are no unanswered questions, doubts, or confusion. Thank you Dr. Valencia,

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She is a great doctor who knows what she is doing.

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As usual, my appointment today, 5/28/16, with Dr. Valencia went very smoothly - - I was seen within 10 minutes, Dr. Valencia greeted me in her usual manner - - - kind, compassionate & patient. Another (5) ***** Star Appointment w/ Dr. Valencia. I love this Doctor!! B.S.

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Dr. Valencia is very professional, very patient and communicates well with her clients. She developed a great repertoire with my son (which is not easy to do). Dr. Valencia takes her time, studies and make notes on prior client documentation rather than just glossing over it as some Drs. have done with our case in the past. Dr. Valencia is making a strong effort to accommodate me and my son despite my current financial situation. This shows me she cares about her patients and I appreciate that. Although this is my initial visit, I am very confident that my son will finally get the help he truly needs through Dr. Valencia's expertise.

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De. Valencia is an amazing psychiatrist. She truly cares for her patients and takes her time to talk to them and find out the best and safest way to help them. She's very understanding and patient and truly loves her job which makes it a pleasure to be one of her patients. I highly recommend seeing her if you are looking to get better with anxiety or depression.

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I was very impressed, at my first appt. on 4/30/2016, with Dr. A. Valencia. I was seen promptly at 3:15pm - (NO waiting time) . Dr. Valencia immediately relieved any fears and/or uncertainties I had about seeing this new Doctor. She assured me that she was there to HELP me, and that, in time, she felt I'd return to my former self. Dr. Valencia listened to me very intently, never interrupted, and genuinely seemed to care about me, my health & welfare. Being a somewhat shy person myself, I also relaxed quickly because of her calm, soft spoken and compassionate nature. I would highly recommend Dr. Valencia to other(s),, and I gave her the highest rating. I am actually looking forward to my next appt. with her! Good job, Dr. Valencia. And a big thank-you!

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Alejandra is the best. I can't be more thankful.

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Excelence!! Doctora !!

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She is amazingly caring, intelligent and dedicated. I couldn't ask for a better professional to help my mother.

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Dr. Valencia is an excellent doctor. She listening to you, ask you questions, answers your questions with guidance and sensibility. Usually I don't have to wait longtime to see her, she always call me before my 20 minutes, Very professional - I highly recommended her.

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She listens and shows a lot of empathy. She is nice, open and very resourceful.

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Dr Valencia is a very caring and professional, I really enjoy talking to her.

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Dr. Alexandra is a truly and exceptional Psychiatrist. She takes time with me, she answers all my questions, and never seems to be in a rush to move on to the next patient. She brings me a sense of calm. She possesses not only the qualities of an ethical and competent Psychiatrist, but smart and sensitive human being. . She speaks with unique blend of kindness, wisdom and genuine concern. I always feel satisfied after my appointment. There are no unanswered questions, doubts or confusion.

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Very nice person

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Dr Valencia is very professional. I arrived 15 minutes before my appointment and right after, Dr. Valencia greeting me. The wait was less than 15 minutes. Dr. Valencia is very professional, supportive and sensitive. I like her professionalism.

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Dr. Valencia is hands down the most caring and thorough Dr. I've ever seen, in any field. I cannot say enough nice things about her. I will be recommending her to my clients and friends alike. I feel so grateful to have found her. xoMB

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She's excellent she's truly caring and one of the best doctors I've ever seen in my life

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As always, doctor Valencia was attentive, concerned, and willing to provide real insight rather than just a reflexive nodding head.

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