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Qualifications and Experience
Dr. Anthony Lujack is a focused and compassionate psychiatrist serving New York Metro clients from his Gramercy office, conveniently located two blocks from Union Square. For busy New Yorkers he offers early morning, after-work, and weekend appointments. Dr. Lujack is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is a member of the American Medical Association, and the American Psychiatric Association. In addition, Dr. Lujack currently serves as Assistant Chief and Director of Education-Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, and has been appointed Assistant Professor of Psychiatry by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Dr. Lujack's psychiatry residency was completed under the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University program at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City, where he served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Lujack serves clients who are seeking psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, or both. In the practice of psychiatry Dr. Lujack draws from his broad experiential base which includes careers in medicine, the law, as well as design. Dr. Lujack is both a psychiatrist, and non-practicing attorney educated at Fordham Law School, and he remains active in the academics of both fields of study. Dr. Lujack was also the principal and director of a fashion design studio for more than fifteen years, and because of his wide area of interests and his diverse career history, Dr. Lujack has an understanding of clients coming from a wide range of life circumstances.
Freud wrote, “Love and work….work and love, that’s all there is”. Recognizing that most of life’s problems revolve around issues with our personal and work relationships, Dr. Lujack’s practice focuses on restoring happiness and contentment in both of these areas. He sees a high number of clients suffering from anxiety, depression, and attention deficit. In addition, he works with people struggling with LGBT issues, as well as people struggling with other areas of identity, such as faith and religious identity. Dr. Lujack has received training in medication management, as well as Cognitive-Behavioral, Psychodynamic, and Relational forms of psychotherapy.
Dr. Lujack is known to be warm, empathic, and kind. Dr. Lujack prides himself on spending time with his patients, and getting to know their issues, both large and small.
Verified Patient Reviews
I felt so comfortable divulging myself to Dr. Lujack. He asked the right questions and gave amazing feedback. He is awesome!
Anthony is thoughtful, kind, and very easy to talk to. I appreciated his honestly and transparency about treatment, and expect to have a very good clinical relationship with him.
Dr. Lujack made me feel so comfortable. He was highly empathetic, intelligent, and understanding. He truly asked questions with genuine interest and you really get a sense he cares.
Extremely attentive, focused, and empathetic. Can't recommend him highly enough!
Informative, thorough, great listener. I have had very bad to okay experiences with psychiatrists in my 4 years in NYC. I am very happy to have found Dr. Lujack and am excited to start treatment with someone competent and trustworthy.
Very good psychiatrist. Good listener, thorough, and considerate.
Would I reccomend him? Heck, I have already sent his name to two people!
Saw me immediately (no wait). Great bedside manner. No complaints!
Vey professional doctor with a great bedside manner. He began the appointment on time, was extremely patient, knowledgeable and amiable. By far in the top tier of psychiatrists in NYC.
Very professional and I feel much better after our visit.
I went to see Dr. Lujack because of my anxiety. I felt as though it had taken over my life. He was VERY attentive and a great listener. He was careful, yet informative with my presciptions. I now have my life back and feel better than ever. Thank you Dr. Lujack!
Excellent doctor down to earth very easy to talk to and extremely understanding