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Pediatric / Adolescent Psychiatrist, Psychiatrist
18 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Melissa Nishawala is Good. Dr. Nishawala has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Melissa Nishawala, MD is board certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry.

  • She has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Autism (Autistic Disorder)
  • Bulimia
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Psychopharmacology

Education & Awards

Dr. Nishawala graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago.


Dr. Nishawala has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • NYU Hospitals Center 
  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases 

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Additional Information
Dr. Melissa Ann Nishawala MD is a female Pediatric / Adolescent Psychiatrist, has 18 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Melissa A. Nishawala practice?
Dr. Melissa Nishawala has 3 office locations.
Dr. Melissa Nishawala practices Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry near New York, NY.
See New York Psychiatrists and New York Child Psychiatrists.