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    1. “His approach is unmatched.”

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    1. “He gets it right away.”

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    1. "A 'doctor's doctor.'"

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    1. “There is no end to my gratitude.”

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Sex & Relationship Therapist: Stephen Snyder, MD

Sex & Relationship Therapist New York, NY & Miami, FL

Stephen Snyder MD — sex therapist, relationship therapist, and sexual medicine specialist — has dedicated his entire career to helping individuals and couples with sex and relationship concerns. Over 30+ years, he’s helped over 1,500 individuals and couples regain closeness and satisfaction in their relationships.

Dr. Snyder is Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City and the author of one of the most acclaimed sex and relationship books of our time, LOVE WORTH MAKING: How to Have Ridiculously Great Sex in a Long-Lasting Relationship (St Martin’s Press, 2018).   

As an MD sex therapist, Dr. Snyder has a unique combination of skills that enables him to handle the most complex, difficult situations. He received his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco (M.D. 1983), trained in internal medicine at Mt Zion Medical Center in San Francisco (1983-84), then in psychiatry at the Payne Whitney Clinic, New York Hospital / Cornell University Medical Center (1984-87) and as a Fellow in Behavioral Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in NYC (1987-89). 

Dr. Snyder was Director of the Psychiatric Consultation Service at Mount Sinai Medical Center from 1990-2000. Since 2000, he has been in full-time private practice in Manhattan, specializing in sex and relationship concerns.

Dr. Snyder is an active member of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research (SSTAR); has been a presenter, workshop leader, and discussant at the Society’s national meetings; and has served on its Professional Book Award Committee and as Chairman of its Consumer Book Award committee.

He lives in New York City with his wife and children, and spends way too much time on Twitter @SexualityToday.  


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Words from our patients

  • 5 star

    “Thoughtful, helpful . . . This sex therapist has the secret to great long-term relationship sex.”

    Brides Magazine
  • Google

    "Dr. Snyder is nationally respected both as an outstanding sex therapist for couples and individuals and as a wise and considerate teacher in the field of psychotherapy."

    Sallie Foley, M.S.W Author, Sex Matters for Women
  • "Dr Snyder is one of the most creative thinkers in the field of clinical sexuality today. I recommend him highly."

    Kathryn Hall, PH.D. Reclaiming Your Sexual Self
  • Google

    "Dr. Stephen Snyder is a dedicated sex and relationship therapist. He is on the cutting edge and one of the most knowledgeable and talented therapists in the field."

    Joe Kort, Ph.D. Author, Is my husband gay, straight, or bi?


Sex & Relationship Therapist: Stephen Snyder, MD
115 Central Park West, Suite 15
Upper West Side

New York, NY 10023
Phone: 212-875-9800

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