Dr. Andrea Lefton, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 60

Dr. Lefton
Accepting new patients

Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center

113 Holland Ave Albany, NY 12208

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(518) 626-5330

Dr. Andrea Lefton, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Albany, NY and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Albany Medical College medical school in 1984. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lefton to book an appointment.

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Dr. Lefton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Major Depressive Disorder
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Dr. Lefton treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 14% of her peers

Dr. Lefton treats this condition more than 14% of her peers

Adjustment Disorder
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Dr. Lefton treats Adjustment Disorder more than 12% of her peers

Dr. Lefton treats this condition more than 12% of her peers

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lefton treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 11% of her peers

Dr. Lefton treats this condition more than 11% of her peers

Dr. Lefton's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Andrea Lefton, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Albany, NY and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

1990
Albany Med Ctr/Capital Dist
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Albany Med Ctr/Capital Dist
Residency Hospital
1984
Albany Medical College
Medical School

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What are Dr. Andrea Lefton, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Lefton frequently treats Major Depressive Disorder, Adjustment Disorder , and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lefton treats.

Where is Dr. Andrea Lefton, MD's office located?

Dr. Lefton's office is located at 113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center113 Holland Ave Albany, NY 12208
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