Dr. Alexander Prikhojan, MD

Dr. Alexander Prikhojan, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Alexander Prikhojan, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Moscow School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1982 and specializes in psychiatry.

4230 Harding Pike Ste 400

Nashville, TN 37205

Contact Information

(615) 301-7060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
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Top Care Areas

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more than 78% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 73% of peers
Impulse Control Disorders
more than 58% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

25  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Moscow School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Academy of Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • NIMH Outstanding Resident Award (NIMH, Bethesda, Washington, DC), 1997
  • Future Leaders in Psychiatry. Emory University School of Medicine., 2006
  • American Psychiatric Association, Committee on Medical Student Education, 2008
  • Winner of the Resident Award in Research (BIMC, Department of Psychiatry, New York, NY), 1999
Media & Publications

Dr. Prikhojan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prikhojan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prikhojan to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Prikhojan's 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
Dr. Prikhojan Says:

1. Psychotherapy.

I have been trained in multiple methods of psychotherapy. Nevertheless, my specialty is Psychopharmacology, in which I hold a PhD. If I feel that the patient might benefit from intensive psychotherapy, I always refer them to a psychotherapist.

2. Future-oriented treatment

I always encourage patients to think positively about their future. This is only possible if each patient has a


Patient Comments (3)

Very considerate and takes all the time you need with him. Gives very precise details about the stages of your disease and how and why he is treating it the way he does
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Dr. Prikhojan is an extremely knowledgeable and compassionate practitioner, with all aspects of his patients' care his foremost objective. Dr. Prikhojan takes time to understand any issues or concerns I may have and I trust him completely with my care. I have enthusiastically recommended Dr....more
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This doctor knew that I was allergic to a certain medicine, yet mistakenly prescribed the medicine and I need up having an allergic reaction to it because I made a mistake and took it. He failed to accept responsibility for his actions, and yet blamed the pharmacy. His billing department also...more
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