Dr. Azad Kurkjian, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male
  
Dr. Kurkjian

Bickerstaff Pediatric Family Center

2701 Atlantic Ave Ste C Long Beach, CA 90806

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(213) 537-2923

Dr. Azad Kurkjian, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Long Beach, CA. Dr. Kurkjian has more experience with Psychotic Disorders and Addiction and Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Community Hospital of Long Beach and Huntington Memorial Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kurkjian to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kurkjian accepts the following insurance:

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$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
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Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
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Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
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Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
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Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA HMO
Select-CA PPO
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Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
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UC Care-CA PPO
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UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
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USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Select PPO
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
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Background Check

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Practice Areas

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurkjian treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Kurkjian treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurkjian treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Kurkjian treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Psychosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurkjian treats Psychosis more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Kurkjian treats this condition more than 69% of their peers

Addiction and Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.Compare with other Addiction and Substance Abuse specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurkjian treats Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Kurkjian treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurkjian treats Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Kurkjian treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurkjian treats Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Kurkjian treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

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Dr. Kurkjian's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conversion Disorder
  • 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)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • 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)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • 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
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

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Biography

Dr. Azad Kurkjian, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Long Beach, CA. Dr. Kurkjian has more experience with Psychotic Disorders and Addiction and Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Community Hospital of Long Beach and Huntington Memorial Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kurkjian to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Awards

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Practice

Bickerstaff Pediatric Family Center2701 Atlantic Ave Ste C Long Beach, CA 90806
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Community Hospital of Long Beach

Long Beach, CA

Huntington Memorial Hospital

Pasadena, CA

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)