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Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov, MD

Psychiatrist

New York, NY

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Dr. Nikiforov is an excellent doctor. He's kind, considerate, thorough,, and fully thinks through solutions that are tailoredone's individual needs.
Dr. Nikiforov is an excellent doctor. He's kind, considerate, thorough,, and fully thinks through solutions that are tailored one's individual needs.
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Dr. Nikiforov is kind, compassionate, and nonjudgmental. His calm and friendly demeanor makes my visits productive, andI am very happy to have found him.
Dr. Nikiforov is kind, compassionate, and nonjudgmental. His calm and friendly demeanor makes my visits productive, and I am very happy to have found him.
Susan R. · Less than 1 year ago

About Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov

**After you book your appointment on Zocdoc I will be reaching out to welcome you and for a brief introduction.** **My fees are competitive for New York City. The fees are paid directly at the office. If you have out-of-network-benefit as a part of your insurance plan, services may be covered in full or in part. Please contact your insurance. **My practice does not specialize in children, adolescents and those seeking primary treatment for substance abuse** **GeneSight Psychotropic Combinatorial Pharmacologic Test available upon request** My strengths are my highly empathic and caring style combined with ample experience of working with a broad spectrum of clients in various clinical settings. My personalized style practicing of psychiatry makes me always available to my clients. I also believe in family inclusive treatment model. Treatment partners and families are always welcome. In response to my clients’ and my colleagues’ enthusiastic requests, I have increased clinical hours at the office. Prior to that, I held a full time position of teaching and supervising various mental health professionals as Chief of an Inpatient Unit and a Director of an ECT Program at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Medical Center for 15 years. I have also extensive experience working in Tribeca and City Hall Park psychiatric offices in NYC. I currently hold an academic appointment as an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

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  • Psychiatrist

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Hospital affiliations

  • The Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel - Petrie Division
  • Mount Sinai St. Luke’s

Board certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Geriatric Psychiatry (Psychiatry and Neurology)
  • Psychiatry (Psychiatry and Neurology)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Russian National Research Medical University named after N. I. Pirogov
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel (Beth Israel Medical Center), Residency in Psychiatry
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel (Beth Israel Medical Center), Fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1407967482

Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov's office locations

Konstantin Nikiforov, MD

317 E 17th St, 5th Floor Suite 3

New York, NY 10003

Konstantin Nikiforov, MD

28 W 44th Street, Suite 812

New York, NY 10036

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Thorough, patient. Accommodating and most importantly Helpful!!
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Very witty and intelligent. Doesn’t overprescribe and is great to talk to!
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I have been a huge fan of Dr. Nikiforov's thus far. A psychiatrist is someone you share very personal (often uncomfortable) information with - and so I spent months "interviewing" different providers prior to finding someone as knowledgableand empathetic as he. I appreciated his phone call prior to my consultation to ensure he could help, and I've been impressed by his making himself available to answer any questions I have. Highly recommend!
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Dr. Nikiforov was the exact sort of doctor I was hoping to see - kind, thorough, and highly attentive. I had no problem opening up to him and I trust the plan we arrived at for my treatment. I've been seeingpositive improvements already and look forward to my next meeting with him.
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Nice guy. Terrific first visit - I look forward to more.
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Dr Nikiforov is a knowledgeable and kind psychiatrist. He is a specialist in his fields and is able to evidence empathy and humility. This is an important factor in choosing a provided.
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Super helpful! Would recommend.
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All of his reviews were right on the money. I look forward to seeing him next month.
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I've seen many a mental health professional over the last 15 years. He made me feel comfortable, he was professional, but kind. He was understanding and not standoffish, like some are. highly recommend.
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Kind and efficient psychiatrist. The office was professional and Dr. Nikifrov seems like a doctor I could easily work with to improve my mental health. Will be returning.
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i thought he was calm and thoughtful. if you are looking for someone mushy, he's not for you. but he's to the point and he seemed to be listening to what i was saying. i felt comfortable talking with him andthat he was listening to me. i believe he wants to help me.
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Dr Nikiforov is highly professional, experienced, with great bedside manner. He’s sensitive to the subtleties of depression, anxiety and bipolar illness. He does not pathologize or stigmatize people who are diagnosed, but rather sees thewhole person. As a professional in the field, I waded through many psychiatrists to find him and am relieved that he accepts my insurance. I can’t say enough positive things!
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Dr. Niki had the best bedside manner. He was so understanding, not judgmental, and so receptive to my needs and concerns. What a wonderful doctor. I'll be back to see him soon!
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Ultra caring and thorough Dr, I would definitely recommend him.
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Very helpful to understanding symptoms and giving proper treatment
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Dr. Nikiforov was wonderful. It's nice to trust and feel comfortable talking to someone so quickly!
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