Dr. Alan Axelson, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 76
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Dr. Alan Axelson, MD
Dr. Alan Axelson, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 76 years old and has been practicing for 51 years. Dr. Axelson is affiliated with The Washington Hospital and Saint Clair Hospital.

Intercare Behavioral Health

180 Fort Couch Rd Ste 304

Pittsburgh, PA 15241

Contact Information

(412) 831-0355

Dr. Alan Axelson, MD

Dr. Alan Axelson, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Dr. Axelson's Experience

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Dr. Axelson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Child Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry
2

Board Certifications

  • Child Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
27

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
3

Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Pitt Health Center Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Axelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Axelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Axelson to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Axelson'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
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Axelson accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Axelson has admitting privileges

Saint Clair Hospital
1000 Bower Hill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
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The Washington Hospital
155 Wilson Ave
Washington, PA 15301
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