The physicians and staff of Madison Avenue TMS & Psychiatry do everything we can to create a warm, understanding, compassionate space that always puts the patient first. Our attending psychiatrist, Dr. Woo, has been treating patients with depression since 2002. He seeks to create a calm, relaxing environment where all patients are heard. He maintains daily contact with our TMS technician, Michael, and checks in on patients to ensure that they are progressing. Michael is an empathetic listener and will help you feel comfortable throughout the whole process.
From the moment of your first call, we want you to know that you aren’t alone in your treatment. If you ever have any questions or concerns about your treatment, please do not hesitate to bring them up. You can always ask to consult with Dr. Woo about any aspect of your psychiatric treatment including personal medication management. He is connected with well-regarded therapists in the area who can provide ongoing talk-therapy. We aim to always be available for you, so should you need anything throughout the course of treatment, you will be given Dr. Woo’s phone number and email address. We are here to listen, educate, and empower you to regain your wellbeing.
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Our office is conveniently located on Madison Avenue in Midtown East, a few blocks from Central Park. Learn more about how to get to us.
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Meet Dr. David Woo, MD
Dr. David Woo (a proud member of the Clinical TMS Society) is certified in Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He completed his residency and a fellowship at the Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City after receiving his Doctorate in Medicine from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. After completing his fellowship, he stayed on as an Attending Psychiatrist at the Beth Israel Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic, where he contributed to research on depression and received the Philip Hauptman Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Dr. Woo has been seeing patients in private practice since 2002, always with the goals of combining evidence-based medicine with psychodynamic psychotherapy and collaborating with other mental health professionals to ensure the best possible outcomes for his patients. These objections led him to Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation therapy in 2017, when he obtained extensive training and certification to administer the procedure in his practice from the Neurostar TMS Therapy system. His greatest clinical interests include helping patients suffering from depression, anxiety, and obsessive compulsive disorder.
Dr. Woo currently practices on Madison Avenue, in Midtown Manhattan. His New York City TMS practice specializes in helping patients who haven’t found relief from depression symptoms through traditional methods achieve remission.
Dr. Stephanie Neves, DNP
Dr. Stephanie Neves is a doctorally trained, board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. She obtained her BA from the George Washington University in Psychology with a specialization in Cognitive Neuroscience. Dr. Neves spent several years in research before she started her nursing career at Columbia University, where she obtained her Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Masters of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, she was a staff nurse at the psychiatric unit of New York Presbyterian – Weill Cornell. She has several years of experience as a nurse practitioner in New York City, primarily in community mental health.
Dr. Neves believes in an integrative approach that focuses how medication can help strengthen the mind-body connection. She offers evidence-based, clinical guidance in a safe, supportive and non-judgmental environment.
Dr. Neves delivers culturally competent care and has experience working with diverse backgrounds, including LGBTQIA patients. She is proficient in treating adults with anxiety, depression, stress, and trauma, among other psychiatric disorders. She is excited to work with Dr. Woo in supporting patients undergoing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation therapy.