The Team

Dr. Samuel L. Sharmat, MD, President of Sharmat Psychiatric Group

Dr. Samuel L. Sharmat, MD, President of Sharmat Psychiatric Group, is a board certified psychiatrist well known for his abilities as a psychiatric diagnostician, treatment planner, and addictionologist. His intensive evaluation and diagnostic approach has been demonstrated to result in better outcomes and an improved sense of well-being for patients. Dr. Sharmat was the recipient of the 2016 Caron Medical Professional Award and sits on the Executive Council of the New York County Psychiatric Society.  Additionally, he serves as the consulting psychiatrist for Breathe Life Healing Center, Koved Care Management and PURE Recovery and is the collaborating psychiatrist for many New York City mental health professionals. Dr. Sharmat is well versed in complementary and alternative treatments and always takes the least invasive approach possible.







Scott Landfried, PMHNP, psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.

Scott Landfried, PMHNP, Nurse Practitioner, is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner specializing in psychopharmacology. He received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas – Austin and his advanced nursing degree at The City University of New York Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing where he trained in a variety of outpatient settings with patients across the lifespan. As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Mr. Landfried has worked in the non-profit outpatient setting; prior, he worked as an RN for almost a decade in an extensive variety of mental health and substance use settings. Scott has a special interest in treating clients with mood, anxiety, psychotic, personality, and substance use disorders as well as the LGBTQ population.