Dr. Christopher Wiegand, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 47
  
Dr. Wiegand
Accepting new patients

Aleph Center

6408 E Tanque Verde Rd Tucson, AZ 85715

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(520) 885-5558

Dr. Christopher Wiegand, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Tucson, AZ and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wiegand has more experience with General Mental Health than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Virginia School of Medicine medical school in 1999. He is affiliated with Tucson Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wiegand to book an appointment.


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  • Low Wait Times
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Dr. Wiegand accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Health Net
Medicaid
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare

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Practice Areas

General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wiegand performs Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Wiegand performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Major Depressive Disorder
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wiegand treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Wiegand treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Anxiety
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wiegand treats Anxiety more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Wiegand treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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Dr. Wiegand's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bulimia
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation

Dr. Wiegand's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wiegand

4.4

Based on 14 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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The treatment my wife receives from Dr. Weigand is life-saving. Dr. Weigand has a good manner and truly cares about his patients. Highly recomend
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He is my therapist. He is very kind, perceptive and patient. He has helped me in so many ways.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I take a multi-disciplinary approach to all my patients' problems. Pills may take the edge off of severe symptoms, but often are not the only answer to...Read more

Biography

Christopher Wiegand, MD, is a general psychiatrist currently in private practice in Tucson.  Dr. Wiegand has a clinical focus in geriatric psychiatry,...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Education

2003
University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1999
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Medical School
1995
University of Virginia
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Aleph Center

Aleph Center6408 E Tanque Verde Rd Tucson, AZ 85715
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Tucson Medical Center

Tucson, AZ

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

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