The View April, 2014 Issue #4

The View, April 2014

Dr. Pardell Lectures on New Treatments for Depression

Randy Ian Pardell MD DFAPA lectured to his medical colleagues this month on exciting new treatments for Depression.

On March 6, 2014 Dr. Pardell lectured at the Culinary Institute of America on the use of Deplin (l-methyl folate) as an augmentation treatment for Major Depressive Disorder.  He described the interactions between inflammation, metabolic syndrome, early life adversity and the impact on depression and overall health.  Dr. Richard Horowitz was in attendance and shared the excitement of his new book on Lyme Diease called:  Why Can’t I Get Better: Solving the Mystery of Lyme and Chronic Disease.



On March 12, and March 20, 2014, Dr. Pardell lecture to his mental health and medical colleagues in Dutchess and Westchester Counties on Brintellix, a new antidepressant medication with unique properties to treat the cognitive and energy symptoms occurring in Major Depression.


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Dr. Pardell Educated Health Care Providers

On November 20, 2013, Dr. Pardell lectured at Cosimo’s Poughkeepsie to over 40 health care providers about the latest advances in pharmacogenomic testing to individualize psychiatric medicine selection along with the latest advances in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.  Dr. Pardell lead an interactive discussion which updated his colleagues about new innovations in psychiatry.

Dr. Pardell Lectured on Holiday Stress, Genetic Testing, and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

On November 16, 2013, Dr. Pardell lectured to a community group on how to manage Holiday Stress, his current use of Genesite Genetic Testing to individualize medication selection for the treatment of psychiatric conditions and provided the latest update on Results of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy for the treatment of Major Depression at the TMS Center of the Hudson Valley.  A spirited discussion insued and after the lecture, Dr. Pardell provided a tour of the  TMS Suite and demonstrate how TMS is delivered. Dr. Pardell will regularly provide community lectures to help inform about the latest developments in the field of psychiatry.

GOT HOLIDAY STRESS? JOIN US for an Education Presentation Saturday November 16, 2013 at 10 AM

Randy I. Pardell MD DFAPA, Medical Director of Riverview Psychiatric Medicine, PC, and TMS Center of the Hudson Valley invites patients  and there families or friends who are concerned about how to manage Holiday Stress or  for those dealing with Major Depression  to attend an Education Program.

Explore Practical Options for Managing Holiday Stress 

Learn About the Latest Techniques our Center uses for Genetic and Biologic Testing for Depression

Learn About New Treatment Options for Depression Including Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation


As a national thought leader in TMS treatment, Dr. Pardell will explore these issues and present the latest advances in TMS therapy and the findings of his own clinical research. Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to Patricia Reidy at 845-471-1807 or Seating is limited.

Randy I. Pardell MD DFAPA Presented Research on TMS Therapy at US Psychiatric and Mental Health Health Congress, October 2, 2013 Las Vegas, NV

Dr. Pardell Medical Director presented original research on the first 58 patients treated at the TMS Center of the Hudson Valley at a Poster Session at the US Psychiatric and Mental Health Congress. Dr. Pardell focused on Response and Remission Rates with special focus on gender and age differences. Our research was reported nationally and showed excellent efficacy.
Click the following links to see the report and poster.

US Psych Congress Poster Presentation – Randy Pardell MD

Online Appointment Booking Now Available for Existing Patients

Existing patients can now book appointments on-line through Riverview Psychiatric Medicine, PC On-Line Booking page:

Randy Pardell MD DFAPA:

Terri Hershkowitz NPP:

Dr. Pardell Lectures to Branch of American Psychiatric Association

On June 5, 2013, Dr. Pardell lectured to the Westchester District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association on Pharmacogenomics in Psychiatry. Dr. Pardell utilizes genesite genetic testing for his patients to more accurately choose the most appropriate medications for his patients.

Dr. Pardell is featured on the Neuronetics Video Archive describing his treatment of patients with depression utilizing TMS.

Dr. Pardell Receives Top Doctor Award in 2013

Dr. Pardell was recognized as a Castle-Connolly Top Doctor in the Hudson Valley Region for 2013.