Meet Our Team

Our team of experts works closely together to bring you the best possible diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up care.

The Mount Sinai Hospital

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

  • Lily Awad, MD, MBA
    Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

  • Igor Galynker, MD
    Associate Chairman for Research, Department of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai
    Beth Israel Founder and Director, Richard and Cynthia Zirinsky Center for Bipolar at Mount Sinai Beth Israel

  • David Perlman, MD
    Associate Chief, Infectious Diseases at Mount Sinai Beth Israel

  • Edwin Salsitz, MD
    Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Division of Chemical Dependency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    Director of Education, AIMS

  • Amy Swift, MD
    Assistant Professor, Psych

  • Ruy Tio, DO
    Instructor, Psychiatry

Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West

  • Timothy K. Brennan, MD
    Director, Addiction Institute of Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai Morningside

  • Iliyan Ivanov, MD
    Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Medical Director, Comprehensive Adolescent Rehabilitation and Education Service (CARES) at Mount Sinai Morningside

  • Annie Levesque, MD
    Medical Director, Addiction Institute at Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai Morningside

  • Andrew N. Merling, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

  • Joseph S. Ruggiero, PhD
    Assistant Clinical Director, Outpatient Addiction Services at Mount Sinai West
    Director, Crystal Clear Program

  • Shilpa R. Taufique, PhD
    Director, Division of Psychology at Mount Sinai
    Chief Psychologist, Mount Sinai Morningside
    Director, Comprehensive Adolescent Rehabilitation and Education Service (CARES) at Mount Sinai Morningside
    Director, AIMS-Center on Addiction Alliance 

  • Anil A. Thomas, MD
    Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
    Director, Fellowship in Addiction Medicine at the Addiction Institute at Mount Sinai West