Dr. Tunku A. Abubakar, MD

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Specializes in Psychiatry • Male • Age 54

30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Dr. Abubakar's Offices

30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Dr. Abubakar's Experience

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Dr. Abubakar's Specialties

  • Psychiatry

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Hospital Quality

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HackensackUMC
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro
1 Plainsboro Rd
Plainsboro, NJ 08536

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    30 Prospect Ave
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    (201) 254-5021
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    (551) 996-3440 (Office)
    (551) 996-3602 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Abubakar's Experience

    Dr. Abubakar's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    • Psychiatry
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    • Antipsychotic Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
    • Group Psychotherapy
    • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
    • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
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    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
    • Antisocial Personality Disorder
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Bulimia
    • Cocaine Addiction
    • Combination Drug Dependence
    • Delusional Disorder
    • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Eating Disorders
    • Homicidal Ideation
    • Impulse Control Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Marijuana Addiction
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
    • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
    • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
    • Opioid Dependence
    • Personality Disorders
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    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
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    Background Check for Dr. Abubakar

    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES / COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

    Internship Hospital

    Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

    Residency Hospital

    New York Medical College

    Fellowship Hospital

    Brigham and Womens Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Abubakar & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Abubakar's Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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