Addiction Services

Our Experts

Mark A. Scher, MD, is the Medical Director of the Montefiore Nyack Hospital Addiction and Recovery Center.  Dr. Scher is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with added qualifications in Addiction Psychiatry.

Joseph A. Vittorio, MD, is an Associate Physician at the Addiction and Recovery Center. He is board-certified in Family Medicine, certified in Buprenorphine treatment for opioid dependence, and has extensive experience in addiction medicine.

Our multi-disciplinary team also includes Licensed Clinical Social Workers, certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselors, Licensed Mental Health Clinicians, and a full-time registered nurse.