Amanda Itzkoff, MD-Very Good Mind


  • Board-certified psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of mood disorders including bipolar disorder
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Recipient of Adele Zinberg Leadership Award for Women in Psychiatry


Amanda Itzkoff, MD, is a psychiatrist in private practice in Manhattan and an assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She graduated from Cornell University and served as the co-farewell speaker for college classes. Dr. Itzkoff attended the School of Medicine at New York University School of Medicine and completed psychiatric residency training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Itzkoff received the Adele Zinberg Women’s Leadership Award in Psychiatry after graduating from a residency in Sinai.

Dr. Itzkoff treats mood disorders, including depression and bipolar disorder, anxiety, adult ADHD, memory disorders, substance abuse, and eating disorders in Bespoke Psychiatry, a private clinic in Manhattan, in a warm and practical environment.

She has received training in the use of drugs and talk therapy to treat all mental illnesses, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, substance abuse and dependence, and eating disorders. All patients are treated in a non-judgmental, warm and strictly confidential environment.

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Dr. Itzkoff completed her undergraduate education at Cornell University, where she graduated as a co-farewell speaker in college classes. She then studied at New York University School of Medicine and completed the Mount Sinai Psychiatry Resident Training Program and Mount Sinai Scholarship. She continues to work as a full-time psychiatrist in the inpatient psychiatry of Mount Sinai and continues to serve as a faculty member.

Dr. Amanda Itzkoff is accredited by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She has won many honors, but she is particularly proud that she won the “Most Compassionate Doctor” award in 2010 and 2011, and won the Patient Choice Award for the fifth year in 2012. In 2015, Dr. Itzkov was included in the list of super doctors “Rising Stars”.


  • Mount Sinai Medical Center (attending psychiatrist, assistant professor)
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, Icahn School of Medicine (Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry)
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine (Scholarship in Psychiatry, Resident Psychiatry)
  • New York University School of Medicine (Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, winner of the best paper on medical humanism)
  • Cornell University (Bachelor of Applied Economics, University joint farewell speech)
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Other organizations

  • ABPN diplomat
  • ASRM-American Society of Reproductive Medicine

Additional honors and awards

  • Patient selection 2008-2014
  • The most caring doctor,
  • Adele Zinberg Leadership Award for Women in Psychiatry
  • Excellent Papers on Medical Humanism

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