Dr. Criselda Abad-Santos, MD

Dr. Criselda Abad-Santos, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Criselda Abad-Santos, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Woodland Hills, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University of the Philippines College of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.

21900 Burbank Blvd Ste 300

Woodland Hills, CA 91367

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
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2 Disciplinary Actions Found
No malpractice claims found for California
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Abad-Santos' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Adjustment Disorder
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Dr. Abad-Santos treats Adjustment Disorder more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Abad-Santos treats this condition more than 74% of her peers

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Dr. Abad-Santos treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Abad-Santos treats this condition more than 73% of her peers

Major Depressive Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abad-Santos treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 56% of her peers

Dr. Abad-Santos treats this condition more than 56% of her peers

Dr. Abad-Santos' conditions and procedures:

Acute Stress Disorder (ASD)
Addiction
ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Anxiety
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Combination Drug Dependence
Couples Therapy
Depressive Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Eating Disorders
Family Psychotherapy
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Grief
Group Psychotherapy
Major Depressive Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Opiate Dependence
Panic Disorder
Phobia
Postpartum Depression
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychological Testing
Psychotherapy Services
Relationship Issues
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Social Phobia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Cris is a skilled and experienced psychiatrist who has helped clients just like you build richer, more rewarding lives. She completed her psychiatry residency training at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Phy...

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

Education

  • 1999
    St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College Of Physicians & Surgeons
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1996
    St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College Of Physicians & Surgeons
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1993
    University of the Philippines College of Medicine
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1986
    University of The Philippines System / Institute of Health Science
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Dr. Abad-Santos' Reviews

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This doctor was disrespectful to me from my first to very last appointment regarding my diagnosis and symptoms. Furthermore, her staff overcharged my insurance company as well as my copay. What was truly unprofessional was that she avoided/ignored my calls or emails when I brought up these...Read More
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She is a horrible doctor, a fraud and doesn't care about patients just about insurance money. I called to get a prescription refilled and she first said she had to see me then she said that if I just paid her my copay she did not have to see me, basically just wanted my insurance money. I also saw...Read More
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Very unprofessional, I saw her for a year, if it wasn't for the fact that she prescribed what I asked for I would not have seen her so long. She double books appointments and blames it on others. She failed to submit an authorization form for my Rx for over a month;every time I called to get an...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HealthFund CDHP
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Behavioral Health
Choice Open Access POS
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Ameriben
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
Anthem Blue Cross PPO
Prudent Buyer PPO
Assurant Health
Bronze Plan 001 HDHP
Bronze Plan 002 HDHP
Bronze Plan 003 HDHP
Bronze Plan 004 HDHP
Bronze Plan 005 HDHP
Catastrophic Plan 001 HDHP
CoreMed Bronze 1 HDHP
CoreMed Gold 1 PPO
CoreMed Silver 1 HDHP
Gold Plan 002 PPO
Platinum Plan 002 PPO
Silver Plan 001 HDHP
Silver Plan 002 PPO
Silver Plan 003 PPO
Silver Plan 004 HDHP
Blue Shield of California
Added Advantage POS
Basic PPO
Blue Shield of California PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Behavioral Health
Cigna EPO
Cigna Network
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net POS
Health Net PPO
HealthNet
Medicaid
Medicare PPO
Tricare
Tricare PPO
Health Net of California
Health Net of California POS
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare of California PPO
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medi-Cal
Medicaid
MHNet - Behavioral Health
Molina
Molina HMO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
UnitedHealthcare of California
Central and Southern California HMO-High
Central and Southern California HMO-Standard
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid