Dr. Neil B. Kavey MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Neil Kavey is a psychiatrist in New York, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Rockefeller University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 345 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and one of 2 at Rockefeller University Hospital who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Sleep Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #4 in Psychiatry

Rockefeller University Hospital

Education & Medical Training

New York State Psychiatric Institute
Residency, Psychiatry, 1970 - 1973

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1969 - 1970

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Sleep Medicine
Certified 28 years in Sleep Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Psychiatry

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Opioid treatment of periodic movements in sleep in patients without restless legs.
Kavey, N., Walters, A. S., Hening, W., Gidro-Frank, S.

A double-blind randomized crossover trial of bromocriptine and placebo in restless legs syndrome.
Walters, A. S., Hening, W. A., Kavey, N., Chokroverty, S., Gidro-Frank, S.

Successful treatment of the idiopathic restless legs syndrome in a randomized double-blind trial of oxycodone versus placebo.
Walters, A. S., Wagner, M. L., Hening, W. A., Grasing, K., Mills, R., Chokroverty, S., Kavey, N.

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