To facilitate appointments for the expanding number of people seeking behavioral health treatment during the pandemic, the MPS has compiled the following list of psychiatrists with immediate availability. There are many other psychiatrists taking new patients within 3-4 weeks. Please click here for our Find A Psychiatrist search tool.
MPS Members Actively Taking New Patients
Laura Gaffney, MD
Taking new patients and can see them in about 2 weeks. Does not accept insurance. Can do telehealth. Office address: 1501 Sulgrave Ave, suite 100, Baltimore, MD 21209 Phone: 443-470-9451
Bruce Hershfield, MD
Can see patients within one week, psychotherapy as well as prescrine medications–no “med checks”. I can be reached at 4107714575. I do not have a web site.
Joseph Andrews, M.D (Via Clinic)
We are seeing patients within 1-2 weeks. We see children, adolescents and adults for psychiatric assessment and medical management. Insurance: out-of-network only
Margaret (Peggy) Adams, M.D.
Can see new patients in a week at latest. Take Johns Hopkins EHP insurance. Provides psychotherapy along with medications (as needed). Works with difficulties with infants and young children as well as children of all ages and adults. Complementary and integrative methods in addition to (or before turning to) medications are also offered.
Dominic Maxwell, MD
Typically, 1 week to see new patient. No insurances accepted; receipts for reimbursement provided. Child, adolescent, and adult patients
Nicole Leistikow, MD
Wait is 1-2 weeks for new appointments. Self-pay only for new patients, not in network with private insurances. Seeing women for combined psychotherapy with or without medications, expertise in treating perinatal women and medical professionals.
Paulo J Negro, MD
New patients seen in 1-2 weeks, does not take insurance. Medication management and assessments for second opinions.