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

Cameron Williams, MD
Patient types: adults 18+, psychotherapy + medication, medication only, psychotherapy only, depression/anxiety/personality disorders
Location: Baltimore in person or zoom, teletherapy throughout Maryland
Insurance: do not accept insurance or medicare
contact info: 443-835-4207,

Jonathan Shepherd, MD leads a team of providers conducting psychiatric evaluations, medication management assessments, and psychotherapy.
Patient types:  All ages accepted.  All diagnoses accepted.
Insurances accepted:  Most of our patients utilize Medicaid.  We accept Medicare and other commercial insurance.  Please note:  we have a limited number of providers that are credentialed for commercial insurance.
Phone number/email:  Front office: 410-265-8737.  If you have any questions about the admissions process, please contact the supervisor, Tymeka Jones, at


Nicole Leistikow, MD
First appointments in 2 weeks.  Best fit is for perinatal or postpartum women, women seeking pregnancy in the next few years, or women with small kids and wanting to optimize or stabilize mental health, able to do some in-person visits, and interested in therapy with or without medications. I also specialize in treating medical professionals. The best way for prospective new patients to reach me is to view my practice website at and then leave a message at 443-459-1840.

Amy Huberman, MD
I offer short-term, intensive psychotherapy to help overcome struggles with anxiety.  I don’t prescribe medications, but I offer evidence-based and highly effective methods to help people find freedom from anxiety and OCD. The best way to contact me is through my website:  At the bottom of the Welcome Page, you’ll find a link for requesting a free 30-minute initial video consultation.  I can also be reached by email:

Tracy Kuniega-Pietrzak, M.D.
Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist – Eating Recovery Center Baltimore
Seeing new patients with active eating disorder symptoms of all ages for medication management and consultation via telemedicine only. Accepts BCBS, Cigna, Aetna, UHC, Hopkins EHP
Contact Ashley at 410-427-3890 to schedule

Niccolo D. Della Penna, MD
Lutherville, MD
410.583.2623 extension 6
Able to see within 6 days in most cases.

Tolulope Omojokun, M.D.
Patients accepted: Child, adolescent, and adult (ages 6-55). Out-of-network, but superbills provided promptly. Medication management, individual psychotherapy, and consultations. In-person (preferred) or telehealth in Maryland.
Old Georgetown Mental Health Associates
Bethesda, MD 20817
301-897-0099 ext. 305


Marc Fishman, M.D.
Substance use disorder, co-occurring disorders. Most insurance accepted, including Medicaid. Evaluation, outpatient treatment and inpatient treatment available.
Contact Mara Jones –
Free treatment available for opioid use disorder through research studies
Contact — or call 443-826-9318

Nadimire Jules-Dole, M.D.
Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist
Paragon Integrative Health
3355 St. John’s Lane, Suite F
Ellicott City, MD 21042
Phone: 410-921-9616
Fax: 410-480-0110

Matthew Lotz, M.D.
Telehealth only at this time
General adult psychiatry and psychotherapy Out-of-network, self-pay or 443-377-1551

Briana Riemer, M.D.
Adult Psychiatry, ages 18-60
Bio and fee information available at:

Mahmood Jahromi, M.D.
Patients Accepted: Child, Adolescent and Adult
Telehealth visits.
Cigna or self pay only. Call 443 279 2000 × 1  or pacllc120407@

Somya Abubucker, M.D.
Practice Name: Gestell Psychiatry, LLC
Patient Types: Adult ages 18-55
We offer psychotherapy, med management, and second-opinion consultations.
At this time, we do not take insurance, but do provide receipt for reimbursement.
Schedule appointment:
Call: 410-870-5602


Cholet K Josue, MD

Practice Name: Enhance Psychiatry and Wellness
Patient Types: age range(4 yo to 75);
Insurances Accepted: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Carefirst, Maryland Medicaid or Cash
Phone number: 443 885-0915; Fax: 443 316-8691


Bishoy Michael, MD

Dr. Bishoy is Board Certified Psychiatrist at Brilliant Minds Psychiatry offering tele-psych visits. He sees adults and adolescents, and can provide psychiatric evaluations, medication management, as well as professional consultations for second opinions. He is not in network with insurance but can provide a sliding scale on a case-by-case basis. He is also able to provide receipt for reimbursement upon request.
Call: 443-741-1339 or email


Jason Emejuru, M.D.
Practice Name: Developmental Minds of Maryland, LLC
Patient Types: Child, Adolescent, AdultAt this time, he does not take insurance. Specialize in Depression, Anxiety, OCD, Mood Disorders, ADHD, Autism, and Developmental Disabilities. Treatment modalities includes psychopharmacology/medication management, insight-oriented therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and autism diagnostic evaluations. Office in Towson, MD.
Call: 410-450-3000
Schedule consultation:


Sara Singh, M.D., FAPA
Medpsych Health Services, LLC
Phone: 240-464-8000
Fax: 240-383-3439


Charlotte Coates-Wilkes, MD
Accepts patients with Anxiety Disorders, Depressive Disorders, Stress Related Disorders, Eating Disorders, Somatic Symptom Disorders.  Prefers patients who want psychotherapy and medication management if needed. Office is located at Ruxton Towers, Ste 102; 8417 Bellona Lane, Towson, MD 21204. Offers in person and virtual sessions.