George Jack Makari, MD

George Jack Makari, MD Specialties: Psychiatry

George Jack Makari, MD
Specialties: Psychiatry
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525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065

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About George Jack Makari, MD

Dr. George J. Makari attended Brown University and received his BA in 1982; then received his M.D. from Cornell University Medical College in 1987. He completed his psychiatric residency at the Payne Whitney Clinic, then served as a Reader's Digest Research Fellow in the Weill Medical College Department of Psychiatry.  Dr. Makari completed Psychoanalytic training at the Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research at Columbia University in 1997.  He is a Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the De Witt Wallace Institute for the History of Psychiatry and Director of the Long Term Psychotherapy Clinic  in the Payne Whitney Clinic.Office hours: By appointment only.To schedule appointments:  Call - (212) 746-3091 [or]   Email -

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center


  • Adult Psychiatry

  • Affective Disorder

  • Anxiety

  • Couples Therapy

  • Marital Therapy

  • Mood Disorder

  • Personality Disorder

  • Psychiatric Consultation and Evaluation

  • Psychoanalysis

  • Psychopharmacology

  • Psychotherapy and Cancer


  • Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry