Dr. Alan Sholomskas, MD

Dr. Alan Sholomskas, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Alan Sholomskas, MD is a geriatric psychiatry specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1973 and specializes in geriatric psychiatry, psychiatry, and more.

2440 Whitney Ave Ste 2

Hamden, CT 06518

Contact Information

(203) 776-2077

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
more than 80% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 72% of peers
more than 71% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

27  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • New York University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Roger Williams Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Conn Mh Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Yale Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Yale Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Sleep medicine apprenticeship
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sholomskas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sholomskas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sholomskas to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sholomskas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr is extremely knowledgeable in dealing with major depressive disorder and I have been seeing him for 25 years. He is patient, finds solutions and gives hope. I would highly recommend him to all in need.
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