Dr. Laura Polania is an adult psychiatrist who has experience working in a variety of mental health settings and specialized experience working with women through all stages of their reproductive lives.
Dr. Polania received her Medical Degree at Cornell University, and received post graduate clinical training at NYU as a OB-GYN intern, General Psychiatry resident, and Consultation Liaison Fellow. As a psychiatrist with training in OB-GYN and Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Dr. Polania is especially adept at helping women navigate their mental wellness during the perinatal period. She has worked in multiple outpatient settings affiliated with the major medical centers in New York City as well as in private practice. She has experience as a clinical lecturer has authored numerous publications to help advance our understanding of psychiatric diagnosis and treatment. She believes a collaborative and trusting environment is the best way to support women, whose health and happiness have far reaching impacts on the communities around them.