Dr. Brian Trappler, MD


Psychiatry | Male

Dr. Brian Trappler, MD
Dr. Brian Trappler, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 43 years. Dr. Trappler is affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

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Dr. Trappler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Psychiatry
  •  Board certified in Psychiatry
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Psychiatry

Conditions Treated

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


  • Medical School
    University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    Johannesburg Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Groote Schuur

    Completed in 1976

    Johannesburg Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1977

    Red Cross Chldn

    Completed in 1976

    Royal Post Graduate School Of Medicine, London

    Completed in 1999

    University Bc

    Completed in 1981

    Vancouver Hosp-U British Columbia
  • Fellowship Hospital
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Completed in 1983

  • Undergraduate School
    Damelin College

    Graduated in 1968

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Yiddish

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

Procedures Performed

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