Phone Number

(631) 608-5610
Resources available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Before you call:

If this is an emergency situation, please contact your local hospital. To schedule an appointment for admission, be prepared to provide the following information:
  • Patient’s contact information
  • Place of employment
  • Health insurance information
  • Description of problem and need
  • Voluntary/involuntary admission *

* If admission is involuntary, further information on required documents will be provided.

Evaluation & Admission

The caring and compassionate professionals of South Oaks Hospital’s Evaluation and Admission team provide guidance to individuals requiring treatment for all acute psychiatric illness.

South Oaks Hospital's Evaluations and Admission office is staffed to handle inquiries and schedule appointments. All evaluations are performed by qualified mental health professionals, and can provide same-day admission.

Confidential information regarding evaluation and admission from our staff is available to all referrals, including hospitals, emergency rooms, skilled nursing homes, adult residential facilities, community physicians, schools and direct self/family referrals.

Download the South Oaks Handbook

Vendor and clinical provider directory
As a patient or as a visitor to South Oaks Hospital, the following vendor and clinical provider numbers may be useful to you for financial, billing or other information:

Patricia Ford, MD Other (631) 608-5204

For a list of participating insurances, please click on the link below:




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