Dr. Amita Jha, MD

Dr. Amita Jha, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Amita Jha, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and specializes in psychiatry, sports psychiatry & neurology, and more.

3202 Tower Oaks Blvd Ste 100

Rockville, MD 20852

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Guardian

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Dr. Jha's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anxiety
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jha treats Anxiety more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Jha treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

ADHD and-or ADD
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jha treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Jha treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jha treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Jha treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Jha's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
ADHD Testing
Adjustment Disorder
Antipsychotic Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
Anxiety
Behavior Modification
Bipolar Disorder
Bulimia
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Counseling Services
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Eating Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Personality Disorders
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Medication Therapy
Psychopharmacologic Treatment
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy for Crisis
Psychotherapy Services
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Stress Management
Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patients usually seek my services under distress and I try to provide a comprehensive assessment  and crisis management in a timely fashion. I see patients for either 30 mins or 50 minutes appointments  so that I can understand their his...

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Behavioral Neurological Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

  • Boston University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1999
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1996
    Boston Va Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1996

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Dr. Jha's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jha

3.4

Based on 16 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Jha is a very good listener. I find she tells me the hard truth... sometimes it's not what I want to hear but the truth nonetheless. Often it's not until I get home and really think that I appreciate what she says.
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Dr. Jha is extremely cold, abrupt, and rude. Also, cannot ever reach receptionist (goes straight to voice mail), and she does not return phone calls. I went once and have been trying to cancel my second appointment now for over a week. NOT RECOMMENDED!
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If I could give 0 stars, I would. Dr. (and I certainly use that word very loosely) is extremely unprofessional and borders on negligent. Aside from her rude, inattentive, and disrespectful attitude, she will attempt to drag every penny out of your pocket, all while seeming as if she couldn't care...Read More
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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA