Ekaete Lawal

Ekaete Lawal

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
State: New York

Ekaete Lawal is accepting new patients.

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  Ekaete Lawal


Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing    

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Pace University 

Master of Science, SUNY Downstate Medical Center    


In-network Insurances

Cigna, Humana, Tricare (referral required) & Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare, VACCN & UMR)


For new and existing patients, schedule a video appointment with Ekaete below.  You can also call the office at (888) 220-6392.

Ekaete Lawal is a board-certified mental health nurse practitioner. Ekaete knows it’s essential that every patient’s choices, values, and needs be met by a trustworthy, efficient clinician. Her goal is to simplify mental health care for her patients to make their lives more peaceful and enjoyable. Ekaete knows that emotional challenges can feel overwhelming at times. She addresses these challenges by connecting with her patients, helping them find purpose, and guiding them toward balance. Patients can expect empathy from every interaction with her.

Using a combination of psychotherapy and medication, Ekaete treats ADHD, anxiety, depression, life transitions, obsessive-compulsive disorder, sleep problems, trauma, PTSD, mood disorders, and more. She has been providing therapy since 2011 and is comfortable working with all patients, from teenagers to geriatric patients. Outside of work, Ekaete enjoys traveling and spending quality time with family. Ekaete enjoys working with SohoMD because of the positive employee feedback on the work environment.


Medical Insurance Overview

Most of our providers are in-network with the following plans: Cigna, Meritain Health, Optum (Oscar, Oxford Health Plans, UnitedHealthcare) and Wellfleet. Fees for treatment vary depending on length of appointment and type of treatment received. Payment should be made at the time of the visit. We do accept all major credit cards, HSA, and FSA.

Let Us Know What’s Up

We’ll ask for a brief medical history and get your insurance or payment information through our client onboarding process.

Your Therapy Session

Your virtual teletherapy appointment is the easiest part. To speak with one of our doctors all you need is a smartphone, tablet, or computer.

What We’ll Do

We’ll follow up to create the best therapy plan for you. We’ll set up a wellness plan and schedule another appointment.