Dr. Adam Ashton, MD

Dr. Adam Ashton, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
(25)
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Dr. Adam Ashton, MD is a geriatric psychiatry specialist in Amherst, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in geriatric psychiatry.

85 Bryant Woods S

Amherst, NY 14228

Contact Information

(716) 689-3333

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ashton performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ashton's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

26  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ashton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashton's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ashton to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Ashton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

If you have an appointment bring something to read, he has never been less than 30 minutes late. On more than one occasion it was more than an hour. He does ask some relevant questions but rarely lets you respond with more than a one sentence response, He seems to be in a rush to complete your...more
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Dr. Ashton is an excellent psychiatrist. He's kind, thorough and understanding. He really knows the chemical make-up of medications very well.
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Dr. Ashton has worked closely with me in working with the right medications and combinations best helpful for my major depressive order. He is very knowledgable and acutely aware of new drugs and new methods of treating depression, and especially treatment resistent depression. He spends time and...more
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Personable. He cares about what I had to say. He listened and talked to me like I mattered, like I was a person. We discussed together what the plan was going to be. Any questions I had throughout the visits he answered in ways I could understand.
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