Justin Mohatt, M.D.

Justin Mohatt

Dr. Mohatt is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Assistant Attending Psychiatrist at New York Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH) where is Clinical Director of the Child Psychiatry Outpatient Department.  

Dr. Mohatt is Clinical Director of the Weill Cornell Psychiatry Specialty Center through the Weill Cornell Physicians Organization.  The Weill Cornell Psychiatry Specialty Center offers expert assessment and treatment of psychiatric disorders by a multi-disciplinary team of academically-oriented clinicians in a discreet, comfortable outpatient setting.  The Specialty Center offers expertise in disorders across the lifespan and an approach that is sensitive to each individual's life context.  Services at The Specialty Center include assessment, medication management, psychotherapy, couples' counseling, family therapy, group therapy, and neurosychological and educational testing.

Dr. Mohatt is also the Co-Director of the Weill Cornell Pediatric OCD, Anxiety and Tic Disorders Program (POCAT), a sub-specialty clinic within The Specialty Center.  POCAT provides a team-based approach to treating children and adolescents that utilizes state of the art evidence based practices, which can be applied along a continuum of intensity from regular outpatient visits through intensive outpatient treatment multiple days a week. The structure of the program allows for flexibility in treatment planning, rapid assessment in crisis situations, immediate access to your providers at all times and a high level of privacy and discretion.

Dr. Mohatt attended Stanford University as a undergraduate and received his B.A. in psychology. While at Stanford his focus was on developmental psychology at both ends of the life span. He then spent time conducting public health oriented research in Alaska Native villages prior to attending the University of Washington School of Medicine. He received his MD from UWSOM in 2000 and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his Internship and Residency in General Psychiatry at Cambridge Hospital, part of the Harvard Medical School Department of Psychiatry in 2003. He then completed a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, also part of the Harvard Medical School and was Chief Resident before graduating in 2005. Following graduation from residency he consulted for rural Alaskan villages via tele-medicine link, consulted for the Alaska state Medicaid system's pharmacy management program with Cognitive Neuroscience Inc, and built private practices both in Seattle and San Francisco. He has been at WCMC in his current position since December 2010.

To schedule an appointment please call 646-962-2820.

For more information on POCAT: www.weillcornell.org/166/

For more information on The Weill Cornell Psychiatry Specialty Center visit:  www.weillcornellpsychiatrycenter.org



Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

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  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Medicare
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource

Honors and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, elected 2005