Patients address their problems and challenges in a warm, compassionate and collaborative partnership with Tom, whose deep expertise in psychiatry and ability to connect is evident from the first session. With Tom’s singular attention to detail, attentive listening, reliability and responsiveness, patients build a trusting relationship with him, setting the stage to successfully resolve their problems. Patients value his ability to integrate vast experience and cutting-edge knowledge in both psychopharmacology and psychotherapy with a practical approach to treatment.
Tom has offered comprehensive care through a private practice for over 26 years and has served as Chair and Medical Director of the Department of Psychiatry at New Jersey’s # 1-rated hospital, Morristown Medical Center, for 21 years. Prior to that, as Director of Residency Training and a faculty member, he ran all educational programs for psychiatrists in training at Georgetown University. Tom received a BA from Columbia University, an MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and an MPH from the University of Washington. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) in psychiatry and has subspecialty ABPN certification in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry (also known as Medical Psychiatry).
Tom is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. His research, publications and national presentations have focused on the treatment of depression, anxiety, delirium, and those with co-occurring medical and psychiatric illness. Tom has received national awards recognizing the quality and impact of his research. He has been recognized for his clinical work as a Top Doctor in multiple surveys over many years. As a certified medical bioethicist, Tom has served as a Clinical Scholar at the Center for Clinical Bioethics at Georgetown University and has an expertise in informed consent. Tom has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Atlantic Medical Group, one of the largest medical groups in New Jersey, and the Board of Trustees for the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center.