Dr. Carrie Sylvester, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 79

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Carrie Sylvester, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 52 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sylvester has extensive experience in Neurodevelopmental Disorders. She graduated from University Of Washington in 1970.

Dr. Carrie Sylvester, MD

St. Mary's Medical Center

450 Stanyan St San Francisco, CA 94117

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(415) 750-5649

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Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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Dr. Sylvester's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning 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
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Sylvester accepts the following insurance:

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About Me


Dr. Carrie Sylvester, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 52 years of experience in the medical field. Dr....Read more


  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry


University Of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Washington
Residency Hospital
Chldns Hospital Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
San Francisco Chldns Hospital
Internship Hospital
University Of Washington
Medical School


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What are Dr. Carrie Sylvester, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sylvester frequently treats Neurodevelopmental Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Sylvester specializes.

Where is Dr. Carrie Sylvester, MD's office located?

Dr. Sylvester's office is located at 450 Stanyan St, San Francisco, CA 94117. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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