Dr. Cheryl Kennedy, MD

Dr. Cheryl Kennedy, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 69
(3)
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Dr. Cheryl Kennedy, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Newark, NJ. She is 69 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

150 Bergen St

Newark, NJ 07103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • QualCare

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Autism
normal
more than 60% of peers
Developmental and Learning Disorders
normal
more than 57% of peers
Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
normal
more than 56% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.

Education

  • Columbia University School Of Nursing
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • St Peter's. College/University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • UMDNJ Nj Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • UMDNJ Nj Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kennedy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kennedy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kennedy to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kennedy's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kennedy accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • QualCare
    QualCare PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Kennedy has admitting privileges

University Hospital
150 Bergen St
Newark, NJ 07103
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