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Dr. Akhtar Hossain, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Hossain

Prime Psych Care, LLC

153 N Auten Ave Ste 1 Somerville, NJ 08876

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Dr. Akhtar Hossain, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Somerville, NJ and has been practicing for 13 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.


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4.3

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I treat people with utmost respect regardless of their conditions

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Bengali
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Awards

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(908) 231-7700

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hossain's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Dr. Hossain treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Hossain treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Adjustment Disorder
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Dr. Hossain treats Adjustment Disorder more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Hossain treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Opioid Dependence
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Dr. Hossain treats Opioid Dependence more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Hossain treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Hossain's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • ADHD Testing
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Exhibitionism
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Medication Management
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Opioid Withdrawal
  • Pediatric Behavior Disorders
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation Treatment
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

Locations

Prime Psych Care, LLC

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 1:00pm
    • Wed: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)