Tanveer  Ahmed

Tanveer Ahmed

Psychiatrist, MD

Accepting new clients for daytime and evening appointments; offers remote video sessions to adults in MA and NY (updated November 18, 2019)


Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • LGBTQIA topics
  • Race & cultural identity
  • Medication management

Professional statement

Tanveer Ahmed is a Psychiatrist who offers remote medication management sessions to adults in New York and Massachusetts. The majority of Dr. Ahmed’s clients have anxiety, depression, adjustment disorder, and attention issues.

Dr. Ahmed takes a holistic approach and is open to discussing supplements, diet, exercise, chiropractors, and acupuncture in addition to psychiatric medications. She ensures that all of her clients’ needs and goals are being met by developing an individualized treatment plan. She also works with many therapists and encourages her clients to look into talk therapy.

Dr. Ahmed received her MD from The George Washington University Medical School where she also was a Psychiatry resident. She then completed a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at NY-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Confidentiality is important to Dr. Ahmed, and she provides sessions using a safe video platform.


Message to clients

Figuring out mental health care is hard. I hope I can help by listening, offering recommendations about treatment including possible medications, therapies and life-style changes that can make an impact on how you are feeling.


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

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

LGBTQIA topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Race & cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity

Medication management - Optimizing medication use to treat psychiatric conditions


General expertise


Insurance

Tanveer Ahmed 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: $250
  • Initial session: $350

Therapist's note

Dr. Ahmed can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


Location(s)

Remote video therapy sessions offered? Yes

Online therapy (New York) practice
Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 3:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Thu 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-2:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online therapy (Massachusetts) practice
Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 3:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Thu 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-2:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, 2010 - Present

Doctor on Demand, March 2018 - November 2018

Institute for Family Health, 2009 - 2018

The Ali Forney Center, 2009 - 2016

Maori Mental Health, 2007 - 2008

NY-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, 2007

The George Washington University Medical School, Psychiatry Resident, 2005

The George Washington University Medical School, MD, 2002


Languages

  • English

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