Dr. Colleen Blanchfield, MD

Dr. Colleen Blanchfield, MD

Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)  |  
Female  |  
Age 59
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Dr. Colleen Blanchfield, MD is a neuropsychiatry specialist (psychiatrist) in Reston, VA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from St George's University in 1985 and specializes in neuropsychiatry (psychiatry).Read her story

11490 Commerce Park Dr Ste 420

Reston, VA 20191

Contact Information

(703) 481-9111

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Dr. Blanchfield's Experience

Dr. Blanchfield's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Blanchfield's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blanchfield "Dr. Colleen Blanchfield, M.D., is a physician with a lifelong interest in mind-body medicine. She has broad training in the traditional Western medicine fields of neurology and psychiatry as well as in the Eastern medicine field of acupuncture. In her practice, Dr. Blanchfield evaluates patients suffering from neuropsychiatric illnesses such as anxiety, mood disorders, depression, seizures, migraines, chronic pain syndromes, traumatic brain injury and dementia. She integrates the current understanding of brain biology, neurochemistry and genetics to bring patients back to healthy states and promote wellness. Treatment provided is comprehensive, with a strong emphasis on mind/body medicine and neuropsychopharmacology. Dr. Blanchfield enjoys teaching. She is devoted to sharing her knowledge and understanding of the brain. She believes patients are helped in part by improving their understanding of the relationship between neurochemistry and behavior in their own lives. Dr. Blanchfield remains committed to ongoing study; she consistently incorporates recent strides in neuroscience into clinical practice. She is a member of the American Neuropsychiatric Assocation (ANPA) and participates regularly in their conferences. She has been a frequent lecturer for the Life With Cancer program and is a member of the volunteer clinical faculty at Georgetown University Medical School. Dr. Blanchfield is the mother of two sons and is married to a magical physician."


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  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blanchfield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Blanchfield's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blanchfield to family and friends
based on 24 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. Blanchfield's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Alexandria, VA
I was referred to her by another of her patient's and I have been thrilled with her scientific approach and professional compassion. She has always explained her rationale but never been condescending. When I asked about therapy she said " We need to get your chemistry balanced so that therapy can...more
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in Arlington, VA
She is the worst kind of psychiatrist. She is arrogant and thinks that drugs, not therapy are the solution to any mental health disorders. She prescribed Adderall to my mother who is bipolar, despite my mothers protestations because she had previously been on this drug and it totally destabilized...more
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in Vienna, VA
Dr. Blanchfield is unlike any other Psychiatrist I have been treated by. I have had a long history of needing medical care for my condition and it was hard to find a medicine that works for me. I began seeing Dr. B 5 years ago when I had gone off my medicine and it was a rocky road. I have been...more
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