Philomena Makinde

Philomena Makinde

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
State: New York

Philomena Makinde is accepting new patients.

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Philomena Makinde


Doctor of Nursing Practice, DNP, Brandman University

Master of Science, FNP, SUNY Health Science


In-network Insurances

Cigna & Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare & UMR)  


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

Philomena Makinde is a board-certified mental health nurse practitioner. Philomena supports her patients so they can maintain well-being and quality of life. She understands that everyone needs help sometimes. She approaches every patient with an open mind so she can help them get back in touch with what they love about themselves (and life).

Philomena is experienced in providing medication management as well as a supportive therapy, counseling, and holistic care. Philomena treats patients of all ages. She is experienced in treating ADHD, anxiety, depression, grief, life transitions, obsessive-compulsive disorder, self-esteem issues, sleep disorders, stress, PTSD, mood disorders, and more. Outside of work, Philomena loves spending time outdoors, swimming, playing volleyball, and cooking. She speaks English, Yoruba, Edo, and some Igbo.


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 cash, 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.