Dr. Brian Trappler, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
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Dr. Brian Trappler, MD
Dr. Brian Trappler, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 43 years. Dr. Trappler is affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

2266 Cropsey Ave # 387

Brooklyn, NY 11214

Contact Information
Dr. Brian Trappler, MD

Dr. Brian Trappler, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Bipolar Disorder
more than 31% of peers

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  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Biological Psychiatry
  • Liaison Psychiatry
  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Geriatric Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia


  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Damelin College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Johannesburg Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Groote Schuur
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Johannesburg Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Red Cross Chldn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Royal Post Graduate School Of Medicine, London
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Bc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Vancouver Hosp-U British Columbia
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Trappler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Trappler's Reviews

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Dr. Trappler's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Trappler accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    Basic PPO
    United Behavioral Health PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Trappler has admitting privileges

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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