Dr. Zhivago is a Board Certified Psychiatrist who specializes in treating adults, children, and adolescents, and their families to help them better understand and manage important challenges in their lives. After a thorough evaluation, Dr. Zhivago will work collaboratively with other health care providers and school systems to provide support.
Dr. Zhivago’s strengths lie in her rapport with patients and conservative yet progressive treatment strategies to ensure the most positive of outcomes.
Dr. Zhivago joined Advanced Psychiatric Associates in 2014. She completed her Psychiatry Residency at Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School where she also served as Chief Resident. She then pursued her fellowship training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mount Sinai-St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City. She maintains her relationship with the academic field with her appointments as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School and as a Clinical Instructor at Mount Sinai Hospital Center. Her scientific work has been published in the Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences and the American Journal of Psychiatry Residents Journal. She has given presentations at the American Psychiatric Association, the American Medical Association, and the Institute of Psychiatric Services.