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Specializes in Geriatric Psychiatry • Male • Age 66

110 Fort Couch Rd Ste G200
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
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Dr. Vonderporten's Experience

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Dr. Vonderporten's Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry

Procedures Dr. Vonderporten Performs

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Clair Hospital
1000 Bower Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15243

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Associates Clinical Psychiatry
Associates Clinical Psychiatry
110 Fort Couch Rd Ste G200
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
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    Dr. Vonderporten's Experience

    Specialties

    • Geriatric Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    • Geriatric Psychiatry
    • Psychiatry
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    • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
    • Psychiatric Evaluation
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    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Cocaine Addiction
    • Combination Drug Dependence
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Eating Disorders
    • Homicidal Ideation
    • Impulse Control Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
    • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
    • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Opioid Dependence
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
    • Suicidal Ideation
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Graduated in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Western Psyc Institute Clin
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    Western Psyc Institute Clin
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Vonderporten & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Vonderporten's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Vonderporten
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    Associates Clinical Psychiatry
    110 Fort Couch Rd Ste G200
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 347-0170 (Office)
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