Maria Gulshan Master   Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Dr. Master is an Attending Psychiatrist at New York Presbyterian Hospital, an Instructor in Psychiatry and in Public Health at Weill Cornell Medical College, the Sackler Fellow in Mother-Infant Psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Hospital, and a Candidate at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research.

Dr. Master received an M.D. with Honors in Neuro-Ethics from Weill Cornell Medical College.  She completed her residency in General Psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell.  She also received her B.A. from Columbia University and a J.D. from Columbia Law School.

Dr. Master completed her fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the combined New York Presbyterian Hospital program of Columbia and Cornell Universities.  During fellowship, she pursued a specialty in public psychiatry, performing clinical care and research in the New York State mental healthcare and special education systems.

To achieve optimal results, Dr. Master uses a wide variety of proven tools tailored to each individual's or family’s needs.  In addition to general psychiatry, where she focuses on therapy and medicine with adults and adolescents, Dr. Master offers expertise in woman’s health, infant psychiatry, parent-child relationships, custody concerns, and early childhood evaluation.  And, having actively practiced as an attorney prior to medical school, Dr. Master also has a keen understanding of the real life complexities of our society. 

To schedule a consultation, contact Dr. Master by phone. 
Phone: (212) 746-3766   Email:


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  • The minimally conscious state: a diagnosis in search of an epidemiology.  Archives of neurology. 2007 Review GET IT
    Times cited: 39



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