MPS Members Actively Taking New Patients: Appointments Within 1-2 Weeks

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

Azim Shahsavar, MD: 
I see adult population for mediation management. Both in-person visit and virtual visit available depending on the patient preferences. We are in  network with Cigna, Aetna, CareFirst, United HealthCare, and EHP-John Hopkins.  Contact information: Providence Mental Health, 2345 York Road, Suite 201, Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093, Phone: (410) 616-2151, Fax: (410) 252-1114

 

Charlotte Coates-Wilkes, MD:
Towson. Tel No. 410-828-5911 or 410-382-3960. cwilkes@ comcast.net Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis, General Psychiatry

 

Leonard Hertzberg, MD
Pikesville Phone #410-484-1344. Currently available via telehealth. Only insurance accepted is workers’ compensation with prior insurer authorization. All other patients are self pay.

 

Lisa Chen, MD

I will see adults with any mental health concern. I’m primarily seeing patients virtually, but also see patients in person on Wednesdays in my office in Baltimore. I do not take insurance. My website is www.lisanaweichen.com and I can be reached at 410-881-3012.

 

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
Website: DrLauraGaffney.com

 

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, MD (Via Clinic)
www.ViaClinicMD.com
(410)-858-4020
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, MD
MargaretAdamsMD.com
(410)-313-8119
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
Towson
(410)483-5755
www.dominicmaxwellmd.com
Typically, 1 week to see new patient. No insurances accepted; receipts for reimbursement provided. Child, adolescent, and adult patients

 

Nicole Leistikow, MD
(443) 459-1840
womenspsychiatrybaltimore.com
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
(410) 262-5621
www.beginnersmindpsychiatry.com
New patients seen in 1-2 weeks, does not take insurance. Medication management and assessments for second opinions.

 

Cholet K Josue, MD
(443) 885-0915
mindbrainbody.net; profile on psychologytoday.com
Enhance Psychiatry and Wellness in Laurel. Accepts Carefirst BlueCross BlueShield & Maryland Medicaid. Child, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric patients.