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Dr. Araz Tawfique, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Tawfique

Dr. Araz Tawfique, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Solana Beach, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Ross University / School Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 2003 and specializes in psychiatry, psychology, and more.


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(619) 356-1446

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Tawfique's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tawfique treats Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Tawfique treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Tobacco Use Disorder
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tawfique treats Tobacco Use Disorder more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Tawfique treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Personality Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tawfique treats Personality Disorders more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Tawfique treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Tawfique's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Counseling Services
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Everyone deserves to feel happy, hopeful, and fulfilled.  Using a collaborative approach, we will figure out which balance of treatment techniques is best for you, and design an individualized plan to help you rediscover your path.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • Psychotherapy

Board Certifications

Education

2008
University Of Nevada, Reno
Residency Hospital
2004
Crozier-Chester Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
2003
Ross University / School Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Medical School
1996
San Diego State University
Undergraduate School
2008
2004
2003
1996

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Dr. Tawfique's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tawfique

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Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Grossly misunderstood my symptoms and circumstance.
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I waited three weeks before I was seen and considered canceling my appointment. I’m glad I didn’t. He was well informed, considerate, and gave me a new perspective on my depression. Thank you Dr Tawfique.
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His office immediately hung up on me after I gave them my name and now is disconnecting my calls before picking up. I guess that means he isn't accepting new patients, despite the website saying he is. Would it kill you to just say, "Sorry we're not accepting new patients" rather than just hanging...Read More
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I highly recommend Dr. Tawfique. He is very compassionate, sincere, and patient! And mostly importantly, you can get in to see him early.
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I was referred to Dr Tawfique by my psychiatrist after she became ill. I was saddened to loose my old psychiatrist and didn't think I'd find the same connection with anyone else. I'm pleased to say I have found that connection and I look forward to seeing him regularly.
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