Dr. Alberto Ballesteros, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Ballesteros

St Barnabas Behavioral Health

1691 Route 9 Ste Cn-2025 Toms River, NJ 08755

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Dr. Alberto Ballesteros, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Toms River, NJ. Dr. Ballesteros has more experience with Personality Disorders, Psychotic Disorders, and Addiction and Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Monmouth Medical Center- Southern Campus. He is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ballesteros to book an appointment.


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Dr. Alberto Ballesteros, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Toms River, NJ. Dr. Ballesteros has more experience with Personality Disorders, Psychotic Disorders, and Addiction and Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. ...

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Education

Metropolitan Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
Universidad Central Del Este (UCE), Facultad De Medicina
Medical School

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(732) 914-1688

Dr. Ballesteros accepts the following insurance:

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Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Practice Areas

Personality Disorders

Personality disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect how a person thinks, feels or behaves, including narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid personality disorder, and borderline personality disorder.

Typically treats 93% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Personality Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Personality Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Antisocial Personality Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Antisocial Personality Disorder more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Borderline Personality Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Borderline Personality Disorder more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.

Typically treats 88% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Delusional Disorder
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Delusional Disorder more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Addiction and Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.

Typically treats 82% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Tobacco Use Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Tobacco Use Disorder more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Drug-Induced Mental Disorders more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.

Typically treats 67% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Impulse Control Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Impulse Control Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Psychiatric Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Major Depressive Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ballesteros treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Ballesteros treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

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Dr. Ballesteros' conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

Locations

St Barnabas Behavioral Health

St Barnabas Behavioral Health1691 Route 9 Ste Cn-2025 Toms River, NJ 08755
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Monmouth Medical Center- Southern Campus

Lakewood, NJ

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average