Melanie E. Schwarz

Psychiatrist, M.D.

Contact Info

(212) 477-0158


  • Psychiatrist
    New York


Park Slope Office
Brooklyn , NY 11215
Telephone: (212) 477-0158

Flatiron District
Manhatten, NY
Telephone: (212) 477-0158

Melanie Schwarz, M.D. is a private practice psychiatrist focused on reproductive psychiatry and the psychology and medical treatment of women. She has lengthy and diverse experience with patients in this arena dealing with reproductive depression, anxiety, and other issues

Additionally, Dr. Schwarz has a history of treating patients with chronic illness such as MS.

Dr. Schwarz further serves as a senior attending physician at Maimonides Medical Center where she is focused on Consulting Psychiatry with the LVAD (Left ventricular assisted device) program. She is also currently president of the Society of Consulting Psychiatrist in New York City.

Dr. Schwarz graduated from the Einstein School of Medicine in 1995. She has served on the staffs of Bellevue Hospital, NYU, Lenox Hill, and Maimonides Medical Center.

Title: Psychiatrist, Director of Mental Health for LVAD at Maimonides Medical Center.

Description of Practice/Services Offered

Dr. Schwarz’s private practice focuses on reproductive psychiatry. She provides medical supervision and prescription services as well as talk therapy. While her focus is on women dealing with reproductive health issues and postpartum mental health, depression, and anxiety. Dr. Schwarz also provides general psychiatric services. She has significant experience in the psychiatric support for patients of MS, chronic diseases, and post-operative adjustment issues.

Areas of Research/Publications

Dr. Schwarz has published multiple papers on Consultative Psychiatry as well as authoring medical textbook chapters on the subject.

Professional Education and Certifications

  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Board Certified, Psychosomatic Psychiatry


  • Park Slope, Brooklyn
  • Flatiron District, Manhattan

Contact Information:

Phone: (212) 477-0158

Appointment Scheduling: Contact Dr. Schwarz at (212) 477-0158. 

Office Hours: Office Hours vary by location. Contact Dr. Schwarz for current availability

Insurance Accepted: None. Receipts provided for all services