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Dr. Jay Lawrence Friedman, M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatrist | Geriatric Psychiatry

5/5(28)
2 Dean Drive 1st Floor South Wing Tenafly NJ, 07670
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5/5

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Jay Lawrence Friedman, M.D. specializes in all areas of Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry. He has Manhattan offices at 310 West 72nd Street in the Upper West Side and at 440 East 79th Street in the Upper East Side 212-877-3999. He is also the owner and managing member of Tenafly Psychiatric Associates, L.L.C. in Tenafly, New Jersey 201-568-8288. Dr. Friedman graduated from Princeton University. He is an Instructor in Psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University. He completed an internship in internal medicine at a Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons Program and he completed his residency in Psychiatry at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School as Chief Resident. His fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry was at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Dr. Friedman is appointed to the Medical Staff of New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

Dr. Friedman has been practicing Psychiatry for over 20 years.

Areas of Expertise: Dr. Friedman specializes in all areas of Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry, AnxietyDepression, Psychopharmacology, Post traumatic stress, OCD, Family and marital counseling, Panic disorder, Phobias, Bipolar disorder, Sleep disorders, Memory issues and testing, Evaluation and treatment of Alzheimer’s Dementia and other forms of dementia and complications, Nursing home and assisted living visits.

Additional Languages Spoken: Hebrew, Yiddish

Provider Details

Male English, Hebrew

Areas of expertise and specialization

PsychiatryGeriatric Psychiatry

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Voluntary Faculty Weill Cornell Medical College 2000 - Present

Awards

  • Physician's Recognition Award with Commendation 2021 American Medical Association 

Professional Memberships

  • Member AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION 
  • Member NEW JERSEY PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION 
  • Member AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY 
  • Member AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION 
  • Member New York State Medical Society 

Fellowships

  • New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center   
  • GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY, N. Y.Presbyterian Hospital- Cornell - Weill Medical College, White Plains, NY    1999

Internships

  • Columbia College of Physicians

Fellowships

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Psychiatric Association, the New Jersey Psychiatric Association, the American Association for Geratric Psychiatry, the American Medical Association, and the New York State Medical Society

Dr. Jay Lawrence Friedman, M.D.'s Practice location

Tenafly Psychiatric, 2 Dean Dr., Tenafly, NJ 07670

2 Dean Drive 1st Floor South Wing -
Tenafly, NJ 07670
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New patients: 201-568-8288

Tenafly Psychiatric Associates, LLC

440 E 79th St Suite # 1E -
New York, NY 10075
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https://www.wellnessandserenity.com/jay-friedman

Jay Lawrence Friedman, M.D.

310 W. 72 Street Suite 1F -
New York, New York 10023
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Dr. Jay Lawrence Friedman, M.D. has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 28 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Geriatric Psychiatrist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Get to know Psychiatrist Dr. Jay Lawrence Friedman, who serves patients throughout the States of New Jersey and New York.

A skilled psychiatrist, Dr. Friedman is the Owner of Tenafly Psychiatric Associates, LLC in Tenafly, New Jersey, with two satellite offices in the Upper West Side and in the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York. He specializes in all areas of psychiatry and geriatric psychiatry, anxiety, depression, psychopharmacology, post traumatic stress, OCD, family and marital counseling, panic disorder, phobias, bipolar disorder, sleep disorders, memory issues and testing, evaluation and treatment of Alzheimer’s Dementia and other forms of dementia and complications, nursing home and assisted living visits.

With a broad educational background, he graduated from Princeton University and completed an internship in internal medicine at the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. He then went on to complete his residency in psychiatry at the UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School as Chief Resident, followed by a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center.

Continuously advancing his efforts, Dr. Friedman is an active member of the American Psychiatric Association, the New Jersey Psychiatric Association, the American Association for Geratric Psychiatry, the American Medical Association, and the New York State Medical Society.

Among his other roles, he is a Voluntary Faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and at  the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.

Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders. These include various maladaptations related to mood, behavior, cognition, and perceptions. Psychiatrists evaluate, diagnose, and treat patients with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders. They conduct thorough psychiatric evaluations, develop treatment plans, prescribe medication, and evaluate treatment results.

Dr. Friedman has, once again, been the recipient of the Physician’s Recognition Award with Commendation by the American Medical Association (April 1, 2021- April 1, 2024).

Speaking several languages, he is fluent in English, Hebrew, and Yiddish.

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