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Specializes in Psychiatry • Male • Age 80

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Dr. Spiro's Experience

Dr. Spiro's Care Philosophy


  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Alcoholism
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Liaison Psychiatry
  • Psychosomatic Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management
  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Prescription Drug Abuse
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

Background Check for Dr. Spiro

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, 1980
  • Emeritus Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999-Lifet
  • Antoin Boisen Award in Religion and Psychiatry, 1977
  • Life Fellow American College of Psychiatrists, 2002
  • Emeritus Professor and Chair of Psychiatry Medical College of Wisconsin, 1983-Lifet
  • Distinguished Life Fellow American Psychiatric Association, 1999

Media & Publications

  • 10 Books and Monographs Written or Edited
  • 50 professional publications

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Vermont College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1960

Internship Hospital

Cornell-The New York Hospital
Complete in 1961

Residency Hospital

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Complete in 1964

Other Education

Harvard University
Complete in 1956
Rutgers University PHD
Complete in 1976

Languages Spoken by Dr. Spiro & Staff

  • English

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