Dr. Akhtar Hossain, MD

Dr. Akhtar Hossain, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Akhtar Hossain, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Somerville, NJ and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Patrice Lumumba People's Friendship University Med Fak Moskva Russia in 1989 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.

153 N Auten Ave Ste 1

Somerville, NJ 08876

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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more than 73% of peers
Suicidal Ideation
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more than 61% of peers
Adjustment Disorder
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more than 57% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hossain "I treat people with utmost respect regardless of their conditions"

4  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Behavior Modification
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Medication Management
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Dinajpur Government College, Bangladesh
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Patrice Lumumba People's Friendship University Med Fak Moskva Russia
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Patrice Lumumby People's Friendship University Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Bronx Lebanon Hosp Ctr-Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • UMDNJ/RW Johnson Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Bengali
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Hossain's Reviews

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4.2

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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