Psychiatrist, MD, PhD
Dr. Vivian Lee maintains a private practice in New York City, where she provides evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of psychiatric disorders, which include mood problems, anxiety, adult attention-deficit disorder, personality disorders, adjustment difficulties with acute life issues and events, medical illness-related problems, and psychotic disorders. Dr. Lee also has expertise in the treatment for women's mental health issues, including psychiatric issues related to menstruation, pregnancy, infertility, or menopause, as well as management of psychiatric conditions through pregnancy and post-partum period.
Dr. Lee believes in gaining a comprehensive understanding of her patients to be able to evaluate their difficulties for proper diagnosis, as well as working with them to provide treatment tailored to their individual needs. She has expertise in psychopharmacology (medications) and psychotherapy for the treatment of psychiatric disorders, and is thus able to provide integrated and comprehensive treatment tailored to each individual patient. Dr. Lee also has extensive experience in biomedical research and received her Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from Rockefeller University.