HomePhysiciansSabina E. Preter, MD
Phone: (212) 713-5633
Fax: (212) 713-5633

Monday - Friday, by appointment;
Dr. Preter covers her own practice including weekends and holidays.
During absences a colleague with the same sub-specialty covers.

1160 Fifth Avenue
Suite 112
New York, NY 10029


Dr. Preter offers individualized assessments, consultations and treatment within the field of child, adolescent and adult psychiatry. Individual psychotherapy, parent guidance and psychopharmacology are offered, tailored to each individual’s needs. Dr. Preter assesses and treats disorders such as anxiety disorders, including obsessive-compulsive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder, mood disorders (depression and bipolar disorder), eating disorders, and attention-deficit disorder. Dr. Preter assesses developmental disorders, including autism and performs forensic consultations. Dr. Preter has a European educational background and has a particular expertise and interest in working with international families. Dr. Preter teaches at New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell) and works on clinical research projects in the areas of juvenile onset bipolar disorder, velo-cardio-facial Syndrome and post-traumatic stress disorder.


English, French

Child, Adolescent, Adult Psychiatry; Psychotherapy, Psychopharmacology, Parent Guidance


Not known at this time

Referral Status

From Patients

From Physician

From Website

Medicare Status

Does Not Accept


University of Munich, West Germany

Medical School

University of Munich, West Germany 1991


Hopital Saint Louis, Paris, France and Psychiatry, Maison Blanche, Paris, France, Internal Medicine 1993


Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, Psychiatry 1993-1997


New York Presbyterian Hospital, Payne Whitney Clinic, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship 1997-1999

Professional Achievements
Academic Titles

Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College

Professional Organizations

New York Psychoanalytic Institute (NYPSI)
American Academy of Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry (AACAP)

American Psychoanalytic Association

Association for Child Psychoanalysis
Women's Mental Health Consortium (WMHC)


Chief Resident, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1996)
Fellow of the American Psychoanalytic Association (1996)
Fellow of the New York Psychoanalytic Institute (1995)
European Award of the ""French Society for the History of the Hospitals' (""Prix european
Cofrahope of the Society franaise d'Histoire des Hopitaux"", 1996)