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Specializes in Psychosomatic Medicine • Male • Age 51

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  • Psychosomatic Medicine

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  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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Mood and Memory Associates
Mood and Memory Associates
701 Bridge St
Lehighton, PA 18235
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    Dr. Afzal's Experience

    Dr. Afzal's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Psychosomatic Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Psychiatry
    • Psychosomatic Medicine
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    • Psychiatric Evaluation
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    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Developmental and Learning Disorders
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Opioid Dependence
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Lincoln Med and Mental Health Center
    Complete in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    Elmhurst Hospital Center
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    Institute Of Living
    Complete in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Afzal & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Afzal's Office & Staff

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    3.8 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.6 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Afzal

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.6 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.7 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.3 out of 5

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    Mood and Memory Associates
    701 Bridge St
    Lehighton, PA 18235
    (610) 377-1228 (Office)
    (610) 377-7520 (Fax)
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