Dr. Bassam Awwa, MD

Dr. Bassam Awwa, MD

Addiction Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Bassam Awwa, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in New London, CT. He graduated from University Of Damascus / Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in addiction psychiatry and neuropsychiatry (psychiatry).

41 Fair Harbour Pl

New London, CT 06320

Contact Information

(860) 437-6914

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Dr. Awwa's conditions and procedures:

Addiction
ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Anorexia
Anxiety
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Autism
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Bulimia
Cocaine Addiction
Combination Drug Dependence
Delusional Disorder
Depressive Disorders
Detoxification
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Eating Disorders
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Group Psychotherapy
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Medication Management
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Opioid Dependence
Panic Disorder
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychological Testing
Psychosis
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophreniform Disorder
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bassam Awwa, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in New London, CT. He graduated from University Of Damascus / Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in addiction psychiatry and neuropsychiatry (psychiatry).

Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

West Haven Va Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
Conn Mntl Hlth Ctr
Residency Hospital
Conn Vly Hosp
Residency Hospital
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency Hospital
Griffin Hosp
Internship Hospital
University Of Damascus / Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

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Dr. Awwa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Awwa

3.2

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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(6)
4 Stars
17.647058823529413%
(3)
3 Stars
11.764705882352942%
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
29.41176470588235%
(5)

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Good luck getting in touch with him if you need anything. The phone number on his business card has no answering service and I've never gotten through to a human being via that number. Main office staff (in another town, miles away) does their best, but they're way too overloaded to do much more...Read More
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Dr. Awwa has been friendly and nice. The only problem I've had is making appts. the scheduling people constantly say there is no availability. I Spoke to the Dr. About this and he said he's heard this from many patients. he doesn't understand why they make it difficult . I also been booted from...Read More
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Dr. Awwa is NOT a good man. He knows nothing about with drawling people from medications, including benzodiazapines. I was his patient for two 1/2 long years. He prescribed me and tried me on: Klonopin, Ambien, Adderall, Effexor XR, Seroquel, Seroquel XR, Lexapro, Paxil, Prozac, Viibryd,...Read More
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Ive been his patient for years. He treats my child too who's dual diagnosed w/adhd & dyslexia. She's been in serious rebellion lately but respects him very much. He's the only adult she'l listen to & he legitimately cares for our well being. I was in his subox program & was able to be 100% honest...Read More
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