Thomas  Finch

Thomas Finch

Psychiatrist, MD
New York Accepting Online
Chelsea Not Accepting In-person
Updated October 22, 2020

Specialties & Expertise

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Self-esteem
  • Mood disorders

Professional statement

Dr. Thomas Finch is a psychiatrist and psychotherapist. He focuses on treating the whole individual, and he offers talk therapy and, when helpful, medication, to optimally meet a patient's specific needs. As a psychiatrist, he has expertise in the treatment of mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders like panic disorder and OCD, and ADHD. As a therapist, he has experience working with individuals with self-esteem difficulties, relationship struggles, work related stress, phase of life challenges, and other psychological and emotional difficulties.

Dr. Finch provides initial and second opinion consultations, as well as ongoing medication management, psychotherapy, and combined medication management and psychotherapy. He earned his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College and completed his residency in adult psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell. He also holds a masters degree in medical anthropology from the University of Oxford, and an MBA from Columbia University. He currently serves on the faculty at NYU School of Medicine, where he has worked in various hospital settings and also supervises and teaches residents and medical students.


Message to clients

My approach is warm, empathic, and curious, with a focus on understanding who you are as a person and tailoring our work together to meet your specific needs.


Specialties

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

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

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect

Mood disorders - Depression, dysthymia (mild depression), bipolar disorder, hormone-related mood issues, i.e. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) and postpartum depression, adjustment disorder with depression




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Thomas Finch 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: $450 (45min)
  • Initial session: $450 (45min)

Therapist's note

Sliding scale: Alternative fee arrangements are considered on a case by case basis.

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


Location(s)

Chelsea practice
80 8th Avenue, Suite 1308, New York, NY 10011
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 10:00am-7:00pm
  • Tue 11:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed 10:00am-7:00pm
  • Thu 11:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

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 10:00am-7:00pm
  • Tue 11:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed 10:00am-7:00pm
  • Thu 11:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, 2018 - Present
NYU Langone, ER and Inpatient Attending, 2018 - Present
New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell, Residency in Adult Psychiatry, 2014 - 2018

Weill Cornell Medical College, MD, 2014
Columbia University, MBA, 2014
University of Oxford, MSc, 2009
North Carolina State University, BS, BA, 2008


Languages

English