John Teusink, MD

John Teusink, MD

Psychiatry New York, NY

Assistant Clinical Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 88 University Place, Suite 705
    New York, NY 10003
    Phone: (347) 466-2521

Dr. Teusink's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Psychiatry: General Psychiatry, Geriatric

Dr. Teusink's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Assisant Professorof PsychiatryAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
    New York, NY
    Director, Geriatry Psychiatry (1992-2004)
  • Senior AttendingBeth Israel Medical Center
    New York, NY
    Physician-in-Charge, Geropsychiatry (1992-2002); Director, Inpatient Psychiatry (2004-2007)
  • Staff PsychiatristGreenwich House Senior Citizens Health and Consultation Center
    New York, NY
  • Assistant Professor of PsychiatryMt. Sinai School of Medicine
    New York, NY
  • Associate DirectorFour Winds Hospital
    Katonah, NY
  • Assistant Attending PsychiatristThe New York Hospital
    Flushing, NY
  • Clinical SupervisorMenninger School of Psychiatry
    Topeka, KS
    Psychotherapy Supervisor (1976-1979)
  • Staff PsychiatristC.F. Menninger Hospital
    Topeka, KS
  • Assistant ProfessorCornell University Medical College
    New York, NY

Dr. Teusink's Education & Medical Training

  • Menninger SchoolMenninger SchoolFellowship, Psychiatry
  • C. F. Menninger Memorial HospitalC. F. Menninger Memorial HospitalResidency
  • Topeka State HospitalTopeka State HospitalResidency
  • Allentown General HospitalAllentown General HospitalInternship
  • U of MI Med SchUniversity of Michigan Medical SchoolMedical School
  • Hope CollegeHope CollegeOther Training, B.A

Dr. Teusink's Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License1979 - 2014
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry, 1976
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyGeriatric Psychiatry, 1992

Dr. Teusink's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Northeast Region, 1996-1997 and Each subsequent year including 2012Listed in The Best Doctors in AmericaNortheast Region, 1996-1997 and Each subsequent year including 2012, 2012
  • New York Magazine, 1996, 1998, 2007, 2008, 2009Best Doctors in New YorkNew York Magazine, 1996, 1998, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2009
  • American Psychiatric AssociationElected Distinguished Life FellowAmerican Psychiatric Association, 2004
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Dr. Teusink's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Food for Later Years.Teusink JP, Freedman ML, Transition: Medicine and the Aging Process 1:20-32
  • Presenile and Semile Dementia: Part I.Shamoian CA, Teusink JP, Direction in Psychiatry 3:39
  • Presenile and Senile Dementia: Part II.Teusink JP, Shamoian CA, Directions in Psychiatry 3:39
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Self-Assessment of current Knowledge in Psychiatry.Chapter: Organic Mental Syndromes
    Teusink JP
    Editors: Talbot, JA.The Medical Examiner Publishing Company
    Edition 5,
  • A DSM-III Casebook of Differential Therapeutics.Chapter: The Case of the Elderly Dysphoric
    Teusink, JP
    Editors: Perry S, Frances A, Clarkin J.Brunner/Maze
  • Diagnostics and Psychopathology.Chapter: Presenile and Senile Dementia
    Shamoian CA, Teusink JP
    Editors: Finch F.WW Norton & Company, New York


  • SPECT Correlates of Depressive Symptoms in Patients with Dementia of Alzheimer’s Disease.Galynker I, Burcescu AM, Teusink JP, APA Annual Meeting, New York
  • Is Psychosis in Dementia Seasonal?Nambudiri DE, and Young RC, Teusink JP, AAGP Third Annual Meeting
  • Psychotic Symptoms in Primary Degeneraative Dementia.Teusink JP, Mobarak A, Kroetsch P, Young, RC, Proceedings of the International Psychogeriatric Association, Multiple locations, 1982, 1983
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  • Organic Brain Syndromes.Centralized Residency Training Program, Department of Mental Health, New Jersey
  • Series of lectures on “Organic Mental disorders” to PGY2 Westchester.Division Residents, Fall 1982, Fall 1983
  • Psychotic Symptoms in Primary Degenerative Dementia.Papers presented at International Psychogeriatric Association Meeting, Cairo, Egypt
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