Dr. Alan Karme, MD

Dr. Alan Karme, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 84
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Karme, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Pasadena, CA. He is 84 years old and has been practicing for 55 years.

630 S Raymond Ave Unit 330

Pasadena, CA 91105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Psychiatric Evaluation
high
more than 82% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
normal
more than 71% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
normal
more than 65% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
24

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 British Columbia Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1959
  • Vancouver Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Allan Meml Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963
  • McGill U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963
  • Verdun Protestant Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1962

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karme has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karme's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karme to family and friends
4.1
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Karme's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Pasadena, CA |
Caring and considerate.
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in Pasadena, CA |
Thoughtful, caring, bright. I have only had one session, but I'm very happy. His assistant is amazing. She knew it was urgent for me and she gave me an appointment
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in Melissa, TX |
UNderstanding and thoughtful. Have confidence in his suggestions and throughness.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Karme accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Karme has admitting privileges

Huntington Memorial Hospital
100 W California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
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