Jimmy N. Avari, M.D.

Jimmy N. Avari, M.D. Specialties: Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry

Jimmy N. Avari, M.D.
Specialties: Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry
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NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester Division
21 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605

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About Jimmy N. Avari, M.D.

He is board certified in General Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has an interest in treating geriatric mood disorders and looking at the interface between medical and psychiatric illness.Dr. Avari received his medical degree from the Ross University School of Medicine and trained at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. He then went on to complete a fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital Westchester Division, Cornell University.Dr. Avari also remains active in teaching medical students, psychiatry residents and geriatric psychiatry fellows. He is an active participant in both the American Psychiatric Association and the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry.To schedule an appointment he can be reached at 914-997-5867 or jia9010@med.cornell.edu.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center


  • Anxiety Disorders

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Depression

  • Depressive Disorder

  • ECT (Electroconvulsive Therapy)

  • Mood Disorder

  • Neurocognitive Disorder

  • Schizophrenia

  • Substance Use Disorder

  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)


  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry