Dr. Ashit Vijapura, MD

Dr. Ashit Vijapura, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
(82)
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Dr. Ashit Vijapura, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Plant City, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University in 1980 and specializes in psychiatry.

107 N Alexander St

Plant City, FL 33563

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Psychosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

60  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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5  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St Francis Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • St Francis Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vijapura has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vijapura's Reviews

1.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vijapura to family and friends
82 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (82)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (75)

Dr. Vijapura's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    POOR
  • Office environment

    POOR
  • Staff friendliness

    POOR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

This Dr. is now at Tampa Memorial Hospital. Horrible doctor, does not listen to patients. Eats while talking to patients. Diagnosis anything that you say you think you have without doing a proper diagnosis. Does not review his medical notes and does not review patient history. Does not describe...more
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DONT COME! Office staff is very rude. Candy doesn't treat people with respect. She raises her voice at patients & belittles them in front of the people in the waiting area. So...I didn't know payments are CASH ONLY. I arrived 5 min early. They only allow you to be 15 min late so if you are late...more
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To be fair I have never seen Dr. Vijapura in the office however his staff is awful. They are rude, demeaning, condescending and lack empathy. I'm not sure of the names of the women I know the girl at the front desk is awful but the manager of the place with the blonde hair is unbelievably rude. I...more
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Terrible customer service everytime I go in.. he knows he's the only psychiatrist in the area and that is why he gets away with how they treat their patients.
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If I could give this place a zero, I would. I can't remember the last time the actual doctor was in the office. Patients are seen by a therapist and then P.A. or LRNP. My mother has dementia and does not understand the therapist's questions or give accurate answers. I am her legal healthcare...more
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