Dr. Alan J. Sholomskas, MD

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Dr. Alan J. Sholomskas, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry | Male

Alan J Sholomskas MD 2440 Whitney Ave Ste 2, Hamden, CT 06518 Get Directions
(203) 776-2077

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Dr. Sholomskas specializes in Geriatric Psychiatry and practices in Hamden, CT. He practices at 2 locations.

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      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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      Specialties

      • Geriatric Psychiatry
      • Psychiatry
      • Sleep Medicine

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      • Geriatric Psychiatry
      • Psychiatry

      Conditions Treated

      • ADHD and-or ADD
      • Adjustment Disorder
      • Anxiety
      • Bipolar Disorder
      • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
      • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
      • Dementia
      • Depression
      • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
      • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
      • Insomnia
      • Major Depressive Disorder
      • Mood Disorders
      • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
      • Panic Disorder
      • Phobia
      • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
      • Problem Sleepiness
      • Psychiatric Diseases
      • Psychosis
      • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
      • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
      • Schizophrenia
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Sleep-Walking

      Procedures Performed

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

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Hahnemann University

        Graduated in 1973

      • Internship Hospital
        Roger Williams Genl Hospital

        Completed in 1974

      • Residency Hospital
        Conn Mh Center

        Completed in 1976

        Yale Med Center

        Completed in 1977

        Yale Va Hospital

        Completed in 1975

      • Undergraduate School
        New York University

        Graduated in 1969

      • Other Education
        Sleep Medicine Apprenticeship

        Completed in 2001

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in Geriatric Psychiatry
      • Board certified in Geriatric Psychiatry and Psychiatry
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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