Dr. Amit Vijapura, MD

Dr. Amit Vijapura, MD

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Age 60
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Dr. Amit Vijapura, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University in 1983 and specializes in psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.Read his story

9141 Cypress Green Dr Ste 1

Jacksonville, FL 32256

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Vijapura's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Major Depressive Disorder
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Dr. Vijapura treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vijapura treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Dr. Vijapura treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vijapura treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Anxiety
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vijapura treats Anxiety more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Vijapura treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Vijapura's conditions and procedures:

Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Anxiety
Bipolar Disorder
Conversion Disorder
Depressive Disorders
Hypomania
Major Depressive Disorder
Opioid Dependence
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Medication Therapy
Psychiatric Services
Psychopharmacologic Treatment
Psychotherapy Services

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in custom tailoring a recovery-focused treatment plan for each individual patient, with the goal of optimizing mood and mental clarity to allow his patients to achieve their personal goals.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Addiction Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1986
    Mount Sinai Collage
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1986
    United Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1983
    M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University
    Medical School
    1983

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • President of Jacksonville Psychiatry Society, May/2012

Dr. Vijapura's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vijapura

3.1

Based on 19 reviews

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Several weeks later I am met with an unexpected bill of over 100 dollars, when I already paid 60 as my copay upon arriving at the office. Not only did my bill state that I paid less than I originally did, there is an additional billing code for "16-37 Min add on code" for an additional 75 dollars....Read More
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Dr. Amit Vijapura is Excellent. He has patience and takes his time to analyze his patients. The Best I have ever encountered. The staff, Sarah and Wanda do a wonderful job.
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I have been a patient here for 5 years. I saw Dr.V originally for the first year, he is great experienced and really cares about helping you. I lost my insurance and could not afford my meds and he got me into a drug trial that covered them for 6 months. I have been seeing Angela and Susan for the...Read More
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I have seen Dr. Vijapura for years. He has helped me (successfully) through many difficult times in my life. His staff always returns your calls and you don't have to navigate through prompts to get an associate on the phone. His psychotherapy team is excellent as well.
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Be careful if you see this Dr. Office. The minute you disagree or dispute a charge on your account they will terminate your relationship after you pay the bogus charge that was their mistake and then drop you. They did this to me after 2.5 years . My spouse at the doctors recommendation kindly...Read More
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Vijapura Behavioral Health

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 6:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 6:30pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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