Dr. Claire Brandon, M.d.

Personalized NYC Mental Health

Dr. Brandon is a dual board-certified psychiatrist in both adult psychiatry and consultation-liaison psychiatry (treatment of psychiatric illness in medically ill adults). She completed her residency and fellowship training at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and did a second fellowship in public psychiatry at New York University in New York City.

Psychiatry Services

Chronic Illness

Medication Management

Keynote Speaker


Consultation Liaison Psychiatry

Gastro & Chronic Illness

Focus on Women

Focus on women working to advance in their careers

Reproductive psychiatry

Works with women in all stages of their reproductive cycle

Treatment Areas




Adjustment Disorder

Assertiveness Training

Medical Ill Patients

Crohn’s Disease


Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)



Keynote Speaker Engagements

Dr. Brandon is a sought after key note speaker on mind-body connection and mental wellness. She is often working with boutique financial firms and working on assertiveness and work-life balance for professionals in high paced fields.


Insights on Brain and Body

Can we change our luck?

Can we change our luck?

When St. Patrick’s Day comes around, I have a lot of positive feelings. It’s nearing the start of Spring weather and we get to have fun green treats to celebrate. Most of all, it gets me thinking about luck. Working as a psychiatrist many patients throughout the years...

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you take insurance?

No, Dr. Brandon is fee for service, meaning no types of insurance are accepted including Medicare and Medicaid.

How long is the session?

Initial intake sessions are scheduled for 90 minutes and follow up sessions are typically 45 minutes long.


What is your cancellation policy?

To allow for all patients to be seen when needed, there is a strict 3 business day cancellation policy. For a missed appointment, the full fee is charged.

What is a consultation with Dr. Brandon?

Consultation without follow up care
This is a consultation session either in person or virtual with Dr. Brandon to discuss in-depth your medical and psychiatric history and to brainstorm about diagnoses and treatment options. Following this appointment a full written treatment plan will be provided to you and your treating physician. No medications are prescribed and there is no continuation of care. At the end of this appointment, Dr. Brandon is not your treatment provider.