Qualifications of Dr. Heather Lewerenz


  • Medical School - University of Kansas
  • Beth Isreal Medical Center, Residency in Psychiatry
  • New York University, Bellevue Hospital Center, Fellowship in Emergency Psychiatry 

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Psychiatry 



Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Medication Management in pregnancy 
  • Postpartum and nursing
  • Adult ADD/ADHD
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Adjustment Disorders and Trauma

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
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Professional Statement 

Thank you for choosing Dr. Heather Lewerenz's practice.

 Heather Lewerenz is a graduate of the University of Kansas, School of Medicine and was a Psychiatric Resident and Chief Resident at Beth Israel Medical Center.  She has worked for over ten years in public Psychiatry, first at Bellevue Hospital/NYU, and then as the Medical Director of a community-based substance abuse program in Astoria, NY.  Since 2009, Dr. Lewerenz has grown her private practice in Manhattan, with expertise in substance abuse, mood disorders, pregnancy/post-partum issues, and adult ADHD.  In 2012, she established the Manhattan Psychiatric Services, PC, model, to meet the needs of more New Yorkers, providing excellent care at more affordable rates.