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Seema Quraishi

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  • Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

  • Psychiatry & Neurology


  • MD, St. George's University

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens

  • Residency, Psychiatry
    Maimonides Medical Center

  • Fellowship, Psychosomatic Med
    Beth Israel Medical Center


    Seema Quraishi, MD is the Assistant Chief of the Psychiatry Consultation Service and Assistant Director of the Fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine at Mount Sinai Beth Israel. She is also an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and is board certified in both General Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine. In addition to clinical care of patients, she is involved in teaching Psychosomatic Medicine fellows, residents, and medical students. She currently serves as a board member of the Society for Liaison Psychiatry in New York and has a Faculty Practice at Mount Sinai Beth Israel. Prior to joining Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Dr. Quraishi was an attending psychiatrist at Tisch Hospital and an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at the NYU Langone School of Medicine, where she was awarded the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship Teacher of the Year, 2013-2014. She has also worked as a psychiatric consultant to the Recanati Miller Transplant Institute and was an attending psychiatrist at The World Trade Center Mental Health Program, both at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Quraishi completed her fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center and her Psychiatry residency at Maimonides Medical Center. Before becoming a psychiatrist, she completed 2 years of Internal Medicine residency at The New York Hospital Queens. Her areas of interest include: clinical education, transplant, depression, anxiety, psychotherapy and psychopharmacology of the medically ill, and mindfulness. She is fluent in English and Urdu.


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    Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship Teacher of the Year, 2013-2014
    NYU Langone Medical Center


Strain JJ, Klipstein KG, Quraishi S, Et Al . CBT for Medically Unexplained Symptoms. In: Strain J, editor. Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine (2006). American Psychiatric Press, Inc;..;.

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Dr. Quraishi did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2015 and/or 2016: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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