Boris Fligelman, Psychiatrist in New York, New York — Zencare
Boris  Fligelman
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Boris Fligelman

Psychiatrist, MD
New York Accepting Online
Tudor City Not Accepting In-person
Updated March 7, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Work stress
  • Relationship issues
  • Insomnia & sleep issues

Professional statement

Dr. Fligelman is a board-certified psychiatrist who graduated from one of the top medical schools in the country at Mount Sinai and is currently an Assistant Professor within the Mount Sinai System. He has extensive training in psychopharmacology and has obtained additional training in therapeutic modalities such as CBT, ACT, and psychodynamic therapy. To gain therapeutic proficiency, he completed formal and informal fellowships at New York Psychoanalytic Institute and Rose Hill Psychological Services.

Dr. Fligelman specializes in anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, attention issues, problems with sleep, work and relationship issues. He has been able to help hundreds of people who struggle to feel good about themselves, to lead satisfying lives, and those feeling trapped by their inner experiences and external circumstances.

Dr. Fligelman takes non-judgmental and compassionate approaches to his patients and clients. His goal is to help people understand and address the source of their challenges or emotional pain. Dr. Fligelman offers therapy, medication treatment or both and works closely with patients and clients to figure out the right treatment for them. He understands that it’s not about imposing an external standard but rather about helping people get to where they want to be.

Dr. Fligelman is currently working remotely via audio-visual sessions. He has flexible hours, including evenings and some weekends. His sessions are thirty to forty five minutes in length depending on the type of treatment that is conducted. He works with people over eighteen years old of all cultural backgrounds, ethnicities, and identities. Before committing to an intake, he offers free consultations to determine the fit and answer any questions.


Message to clients

I have been able to help hundreds of people lead more satisfying lives, whether that’s in the realm of work, relationships, or leisure. We will work together to gain an understanding of what’s getting in the way of your happiness or contributing to emotional distress. I do this through attentively listening and choosing the right therapeutic modality or the right medication, to provide the most personalized and effective treatment. Through our work, you will gain insight that will lead to relief from being controlled by painful emotions and allow you to experience more freedom and confidence. I invite you to reach out for a free consultation to see if this is a good fit for you.


Specialties

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Work stress - Managing overwhelming stress and expectations; increasing effective ways of restoring and maintaining emotional stability and health; addressing challenging relationships with coworkers and bosses

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Insomnia & sleep issues - Exploring ways to improve sleep patterns, develop healthy sleep hygiene, master relaxation techniques, manage stressors, reduce worrying, and address insomnia




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Boris Fligelman is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $350 (45min)
  • Initial session: $450 (90min)
  • Medication management and therapy sessions: $350 (45min)
  • Medication management sessions: $350 (30min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8am - 8pm
  • Tue 8am - 8pm
  • Wed 8am - 8pm
  • Thu 8am - 8pm
  • Fri 8am - 8pm
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Tudor City practice
211 E 43rd St , 7th Flr #282, New York, New York 10017
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 7 years

Mount Sinai West and Morningside, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, 2019 - Present
NYU Brooklyn, Attending Psychiatrist, 2021 - Present
South End Psychiatry, Assistant Medical Director, 2021 - 2022

Montefiore Medical Center, Board Certification in Psychiatry, 2019
New York Psychoanalytic Institute, Non-certificate Fellowship, 2019
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, MD, 2015


Licensure

New York: 286733


Languages

English

Russian