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Bertrand Vulcain, M.D.

Board Certified Psychiatrist, ABPN

Staff Psychiatrist, The Fifth Avenue Counseling Center

He/Him pronouns

Bertrand.Vulcain@shimiaiemd.com

(929) 992-0648

Currently licensed to practice in New York

I am a licensed psychiatrist based in New York City and offer treatment to adults 18 years of age and older. I am currently a staff psychiatrist at the Fifth Avenue Counseling Center, where I primarily provide medication management and regularly collaborate with therapists on patient care.

 

I am trained and experienced in treating those experiencing with a range of conditions, including depression and mood disorders, various forms of anxiety, ADHD, insomnia, bipolar disorder and psychotic disorders. 

 

I am particularly passionate about working with victims of trauma, those suffering from PTSD, and those navigating life transitions such as school graduations, marriage and having children. I focus on helping patients identify resilient qualities within themselves that can help live a more fulfilling life.

 

My approach to treatment lies in the belief that every patient’s story is unique, and thus requires a unique and individualized approach. I am a firm believer in taking a collaborative approach to patient care, teaming up with my patients and collaborating with therapists to help patients better reach their treatment goals. 

 

I completed residency training in General Psychiatry at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Prior to residency, I completed my undergraduate education at the University of Miami with a degree in Biology and minor in Chemistry. I graduated medical school at Howard University College of medicine, where I participated in research evaluating the effects of psychopharmacological interventions on trauma and PTSD related insomnia. 

 

Supplemental Training Programs

  • Neuromodulation (ECT, TMS) at the Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Trauma- focused psychopharmacology at the Libertas Center for Human Rights

  • Forensic Psychiatry at Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center
     

Professional Organizations

  • The American Psychiatric Association

  • The Psychopharmacology Institute

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