Takashi  Matsuki

Takashi Matsuki

Psychiatrist, MD

Accepting new clients for morning, evening, daytime, & weekend appointments in Upper West Side practice (updated November 18, 2019)

Accepting new clients for morning, evening, daytime, & weekend appointments in Edgewater practice (updated November 18, 2019)


Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • ADHD

Professional statement

Dr. Takashi Matsuki is a board-certified psychiatrist with offices on the Upper West Side and Edgewater, NJ. He is trained in both medication management and psychotherapy to treat a wide variety of psychiatric disorders, with a focus on depression and anxiety. Prior to pursuing a career in psychiatry and psychotherapy in the U.S., he had formal training and extensive clinical experience in primary care medicine in Japan. Dr. Matsuki sees adolescents and adults across the lifespan.

Dr. Matsuki is very conservative with prescribing medications and almost always recommends psychotherapy to his clients. He utilizes a psychodynamic approach to help clients better understand how they interact with the world and how their previous experiences have shaped who they are today. Rather than focusing on a diagnosis, Dr. Matsuki likes to focus on the symptoms. He has a deep understanding of the mind-body connection and takes an integrative approach to ensure both a client’s mental and physical wellbeing are being taken care of.

Outside of private practice, Dr. Matsuki is also on staff at Mount Sinai St. Luke's and West Hospitals, where he is an Attending Psychiatrist in the Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program. He is also an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is passionate about the work he does and looks forward to meeting you.


Message to clients

With expertise both in psychiatry and primary care medicine, I combine traditional psychiatric treatment and integrative medicine-based treatment to optimize the well-being of the mind and body as a whole. I have a private practice on the Upper West Side and in Edgewater, NJ.


Specialties

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

Bipolar disorder - Developing coping and preventive strategies to stabilize extreme mood swings, including manic and depressive episodes; increasing effective strategies to regulate emotions and maintain a healthy daily routine

Obsessive compulsive disorder - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions

Post-traumatic stress disorder - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure


General expertise


Insurance

Takashi Matsuki is not in-network with any insurances.

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


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $325 (45min)
  • Initial session: $350 (60min)
  • Medication management sessions: $280 (30min)
  • NJ office - Initial evaluation: $325 (60min)
  • NJ office - Psychotherapy: $300 (45min)
  • NJ office - Medication management: $250 (30min)

Therapist's note

Dr. Matsuki can submit a claim to your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


Location(s)

Upper West Side practice

5 West 86th Street

Suite 1A

New York, NY 10024

Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Sun Closed

Edgewater practice

Edgewater Family Care Center

725 River Road

Suite 202

Edgewater, NJ 07020

Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, Psychiatrist
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, 2015 - Present
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and West Hospitals, Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, Attending Psychiatrist, 2015 - Present















Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Resident in Psychiatry, 2011 - 2015
Tokyo Medical and Dental University, MD, 2006


Languages

  • English
  • Japanese

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