Dr. Elena Bruck M.D., Geriatric Psychiatrist
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Dr. Elena Bruck M.D.

Psychiatrist | Psychiatry

5/5(3)
FIRST AVENUE AT 16TH STREET NEW YORK NY, 10003
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About

Elena Bruck, MD, is a psychiatrist who diagnoses and treats patients at her own private practice in New York City, New York, which he launched in 2006. “As a psychiatrist and medical doctor, I can provide both medication management and psychotherapy, as well as non-medication treatments such as supplements and lifestyle advice. I offer psychopharmacology and psychotherapy services as well as holistic treatments based on scientific studies to significantly improve my patients’ well-being”, states the official website of her practice. Furthermore, Dr. Bruck has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including NYU/Bellevue and Mount Sinai Beth Israel, where she is Physician-in-charge of the ACT program and attending physician at the Zirinsky Center for Bipolar Disorder, and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, New York. As a psychiatrist, she has dedicated training and unique experience in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health, including substance use disorders. Psychiatrists are qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects of psychological problems. Dr. Bruck has an impressive professional journey that spans eighteen years and has expanse knowledge and unrivaled expertise in psychotherapy and psychopharmacology. She is an English, Russian and German speaking psychiatrist recognized for her holistic approach that looks at a patient’s psychiatric, psychological, social and spiritual issues. Throughout his many years of experience, he has upheld a steadfast commitment to the ethical and professional standards of his practice, as evidenced by his sterling record, and ensures an impeccable degree of patient satisfaction in all facets of his work.

Education and Training

University of Vienna Medical Degree 1996

Board Certification

Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN

Provider Details

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Dr. Elena Bruck M.D.
Dr. Elena Bruck M.D.'s Expert Contributions

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Clinical Professor Icahn School of Medicine -

Treatments

  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (ptsd)
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychopharmacology

Fellowships

  • Beth Israel Medical Center Geriatric Psychiatry  2003

Internships

  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Fellowships

  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Love for her patients, genuine interest in their needs, a love for science and a love for the field.

Hobbies / Sports

  • Reading, Writing, Family

Favorite professional publications

  • The American Journal of Psychiatry, American Journal of Community Psychology

Dr. Elena Bruck M.D.'s Practice location

Elena Bruck M.D.

80 Fifth Avenue Suite 1405 -
New York, NY 10011
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FIRST AVENUE AT 16TH STREET -
NEW YORK, NY 10003
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Get to know Psychiatrist Dr. Elena Bruck, who serves patients in New York City, New York.

Dr. Bruck is an established psychiatrist who diagnoses and treats patients at her own private practice in New York City, New York, which she launched in 2006. As such, she provides psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, and a based-on-hard-science guidance on lifestyle modification that may significantly improve patients’ well-being. 

Prescribing medications and offering individual psychotherapy, Dr. Bruck believes in treatment which takes into account the whole person with their psychiatric, psychological, social, and spiritual issues. Her aim is to foster hope and insight, decrease suffering, and help her patients achieve more freedom through personal growth.

Having been practicing psychiatry for over two decades, she has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including NYU/Bellevue and Mount Sinai Beth Israel, where she is physician-in-charge of the ACT Program; and the Zirinsky Center for Bipolar Disorder at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, where she is an attending physician. She also serves as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Back in 1996, Dr. Bruck earned her medical degree from the Medical University of Vienna. Upon relocating to the United States, she went on to serve her residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in 1999. This was followed by a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the same educational venue in 2003, and an additional fellowship in psychoanalysis at the New York Psychoanalytic Institute.

Considering herself “privileged to serve as science’s small vehicle of change”, the doctor has published in the fields of psychotherapy research, dementia, and seasonal affective disorders. She is also a published novelist, which aids in her understanding of the creative processes and human nature.

Furthermore, she is board-certified in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). The ABPN is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to promoting high-quality patient care for the public through the initial and continuing certification of psychiatrists and neurologists. 

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.

Having lived in Moscow, Vienna, and New York for many years, Dr. Bruck appreciates the beauty and relativity of all things human, and can provide treatment in Russian, German, and English. She attributes her success to her love for her patients, her genuine interest in their needs, as well as her love for science and psychiatry. 

Outside of the office, she enjoys reading, writing, listening to music, spending time with her family, and living in New York City. Her favorite professional publications include The American Journal of Psychiatry and The American Journal of Community Psychology.

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