About Me

I am a board-certified psychiatrist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center who has specialized training in treating medically ill people using a psychosomatic medicine approach. I provide individual interventions to patients and caregivers struggling with cancer. My expertise focuses on patients with thoracic cancers and I serve as the psychiatric liaison to the Thoracic Disease Management Team. I see patients MSK’s Counseling Center in Manhattan, and at our Commack and Rockville Center locations on Long Island. I joined the MSK faculty in October 2015.

Read more
  • Clinical Expertise: Psychiatric Care of People with Thoracic Cancers
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: MD, Ross University School of Medicine
  • Residencies: Stony Brook University Medical Center
  • Fellowships: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certifications: Psychiatry; Psychosomatic Medicine

New Patient Appointments

Making an appointment

Call 646-888-0200

See My Colleagues


Visit PubMed for a full listing of Reena Jaiswal’s journal articles

Pubmed is an online index of biomedical articles maintained by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

Clinical Trials

As home to one of the world’s top cancer research centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering is typically involved in more than 900 clinical trials at a given time. Currently, clinical trials focused on the conditions I treat are enrolling new patients. If you’re interested in joining a clinical trial, click to learn about the trial’s purpose, eligibility criteria, and how to get more information.

Learn more


Most major health insurers offer plans that include MSK as one of their in-network providers. If MSK is in-network, it means all our doctors are too. Medicaid and New York State Medicare also provide benefits for care at MSK.

Learn more