Dr. David Ahlberg, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 60
  
Dr. Ahlberg
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Jacksonville Childrens and Multispecialty Clinic

156 Memorial Ct Jacksonville, NC 28546

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(910) 353-0680

Dr. David Ahlberg, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Jacksonville, NC and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Ahlberg has more experience with General Mental Health than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine medical school in 2002. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ahlberg to book an appointment.


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Dr. Ahlberg accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
Choice Care PPO
inHealth
Magellan Health Services
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
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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 74% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Adjustment Disorder
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahlberg treats Adjustment Disorder more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ahlberg treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahlberg treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ahlberg treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Anxiety
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahlberg treats Anxiety more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Ahlberg treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

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Dr. Ahlberg's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood 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
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Medication Management
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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3.4

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Very satisfied with my initial consultation; was able to get all my questions answered and I am hopeful that he will be able to help
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Dec 12, 2019
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Felt like it was “cattle medicine “. Provider spent less than 5 minutes per visit and would only address one issue per visit. Thought giving you ice cream at checkout would make everything better.
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Nov 25, 2018
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I used to see Dr. Ahlberg when he was at Coastal Carolina Psychological Health Services and he was cool, listened, and seem to be genuinely interested in helping. I followed him to JCMC Mental Health because of that. Once there he seem to be less and less interested, I barely spent 5 minutes in a room with him, then when I was having other health issues he ended my care and sent me somewhere else. He had the other Dr with blonde hair forgot her name give me some lie how it was better for me, smh
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Ivette in Jacksonville, NC – Nov 04, 2017
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This is not a place to go if you need help. They just hand out pills!! I would not bring my dog here. You get maybe five minutes with a real doctor. Other than the five minuets you get with him you are with young people that could care less about you and your problems they just want to make money. When the doctor does come in he is in a hurry and to busy to listen to you he talks about you with the other staff like your not even there. I gave a one cause you can't choose zero!!
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Swansboro, NC – Jul 14, 2017
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I only put one star because zero stars does not appear to be an option. I will save the long synopsis for the formal complaint, for here I will just say it wasn't until I was weighed, had BP taken, and was asked about medications I didn't recognize that the staff realized I was not the right patient. When I addressed the office administrator she said well sometimes if you have the same first name.....so I asked her, "is that what cracked your HIPPA code, a same first name?" She simply said yes..
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Jacksonville, NC – Jun 23, 2017
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Dr. David Ahlberg is a doctor who cares about his patients. I have been to many doctors feel free to try out as many doctors as you want, Dr. Ahlberg is by far the best.
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Jun 16, 2017
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Although I find Dr Ahlbergs methods to be a bit unconventional, he and his staff always address all of my issues. He has spent as much time as I needed, never rushed me. There has been psychiatric assistant that I thought was a little disorganized. It would be nice to see the same psychiatric assistant routinely to establish a relationship. But I never nave a problem seeing one with the doctor. All oif the room are very comfortable (except for one). And the cold therapy (ice cream) is a great!
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Kim in Jacksonville, NC – May 30, 2017
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They are not there to help, him and his so called therapists are there to make money and one therapist in general is only interested in meds and getting laid by men. . Not to help. I was desperate to the point i was ready to die and begged for both their help but no of course, its a business about money right don't go here, you'll regret it. They don't care, its a job where all they see is crazy, not real intelligent people that they could help. need urgent help, go elsewhere.
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Jamie clendenin in jacksonville, nc – Mar 15, 2017
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He's very knowledgeable and genuinely cares for his patients. He answers every question I ask, which is usually a lot. I've never been comfortable or happy with prior medication, and never noticed if anything made a clear difference. He's different than any other psychiatrist I've seen. He's worked with me for two years to find the best combination of treatments to allow me to lead my life. I am grateful to him for gifting me a sense of normalcy and the ability to be a person, even on bad days.
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Camp Lejeune, NC – Nov 18, 2016
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Dr Ahlberg has treated my some for multiple mental disirders . He is always prompt , courteous and makes my son comfortable. He is also open late and is very flexible
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Dr alhberg in Jacksonville , no – Nov 04, 2016
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You don't really actually talk to the actual Dr. You talk to an assistant the Dr comes in after and the assistant relays what you said to the Dr. A little awkward and unprofessional. It feels like you are a package being sent on conveyer belt. Time spent with the Dr is at most 5 minutes. I felt the Dr had issues listening. The assistant relayed my words to Dr that I was having a hard time. Dr replies Well it sounds like you are doing fine I will see you in Two weeks Needless to say I won't b
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Dr. David Ahlberg, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Jacksonville, NC and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Ahlberg has more experience with General Mental Health than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loma Lin...

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry

Education

2002
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School

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  • Does Dr. Ahlberg communicate via email?

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  • Does Dr. Ahlberg offer telehealth services or virtual visits?

    Yes, 1 patient said they offer telehealth services or virtual visits

  • Does Dr. Ahlberg offer an online patient portal?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Ahlberg offers an online patient portal

  • Does Dr. Ahlberg have free onsite parking?

    Yes, 1 patient said they have free onsite parking

  • Does Dr. Ahlberg offer weekend visits?

    Yes, 1 patient said they offer weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Ahlberg offer evening visits?

    Yes, 1 patient said they offer evening visits

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Jacksonville Childrens and Multispecialty Clinic

Jacksonville Childrens and Multispecialty Clinic156 Memorial Ct Jacksonville, NC 28546
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    • Mon: 7:00am - 8:00pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 8:00pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 8:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 8:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Jacksonville Childrens and Multispecialty Clinic5710 Oleander Dr Ste 200 Wilmington, NC 28403
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
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