Outpatient Geriatric Psychiatrist - Maimonides Health



Positions available:

Outpatient Geriatric Psychiatrist

We’re Maimonides Medical Center, the largest hospital in Brooklyn and an award-winning major independent teaching hospital with a community hospital feel. At Maimonides, we’re continuously expanding our services and remain at the forefront of innovative medicine. In fact, our Heart & Vascular Center ranks among the top 1% of hospitals in the US for heart attack/heart failure patient outcomes. We deliver more babies than any other hospital in New York State, have a Level l Trauma Center, and an accredited full-service Cancer Center with Joint Commission Gold Star designation along with the distinction of Brooklyn’s only Children’s Hospital.


Our outpatient psychiatry division currently performs over 60,000 visits for adults and children per year. Our acute care division includes a dedicated psychiatry ED with approximately 5000 emergency consultations per year, 2 inpatient units totaling 70 inpatient beds, and a busy CL service to the largest hospital in Brooklyn. Our adult and child-trained staff speak 10+ languages. Excellent interdepartmental collaborations have allowed us to provide dedicated mental health services for our LVAD program, the Cancer Center, pediatrics, LGBTQ+ populations, and women’s mental health.


We are now recruiting for 1 full time attending psychiatrist position listed below:


Outpatient Geriatric Psychiatrist: We are seeking a motivated geriatric psychiatrist for this teaching position working in our Adult Outpatient Service (AOS). This outpatient experience offers an opportunity to provide both medication management and psychotherapy with the flexibility to tailor your caseload to specialized patient populations.


This is an excellent opportunity to join an interdisciplinary collaborative team of dedicated professionals partnering with patients to improve well-being across a diverse population. In addition to clinical care, Maimonides has a supportive academic culture where our clinicians take pride in teaching and supervising residents and medical students from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine and NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine. Maimonides has a large residency training program with 36 residents and our teaching attendings receive a faculty appointment at SUNY Downstate.


Qualified candidates would have successfully completed an accredited fellowship in geriatric psychiatry and will be board-eligible or board-certified in Geriatric Psychiatry. We offer exceptional compensation and benefits packages. Starting Salary is $277,000 with additional compensation for general and specialty board certifications. No overnight on-call obligation with opportunities to earn supplemental income from voluntary night and weekend coverage.


Interested applicant should send their CV indicating their interest to Deepan Singh, MD, Vice Chair of Ambulatory Psychiatry at desingh@maimonidesmed.org