Dr. David Faber, MD

PsychiatryMaleAge 70

Dr. Faber
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

New Hope Resources

1109 Townhouse Rd Helena, AL 35080

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(205) 621-8677

Dr. David Faber, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Helena, AL and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with UAB Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Faber to book an appointment.

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Dr. Faber's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Major Depressive Disorder
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Dr. Faber treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Faber treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Dr. Faber treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Faber treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Opioid Dependence
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Faber treats Opioid Dependence more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Faber treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Faber's conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety

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Dr. Faber accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Faber's Reviews

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2.6

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They took advantage of my wife.. she told them up front she didn't have a job that she stays home with my kids.. then they took her money$250 to then tell her they can't prescribe her the medicine she's been taking for 10 yrs because she doesn't have a job.. they are here to take your money only not to help people they are not doctors/psychiatrist they are a joke
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Richard – Dec 27, 2019
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As someone else stated earlier. DONT Go see this doctor. I've been a simple case of ADHD since 38 yrs ago. I saw Fabor when I moved to Al. And he continued my past care because after 30 plus years. I don't require much. Then you got cancer and literally survived a coma for over a month and several surgery's making my ADHD. Not a priority if I wasn't working. So, I got better, wanted to start my job again. He treated me terrible! The med he gave me for 3 yrs. HE MADE ME FEEL GUILTY. DONT GO !!
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David Hoffman in Ashville , AL – Oct 25, 2018
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DO NOT Dr. Faber or anyone In his clinic! I seen Dr. Faber & he diagnosed me with major depression, anxiety & PTSD he put me on Viibryd 40mg a day (anti depressant) 1mg Xanax. I seen him for 8 months. Then he sent me a letter saying they could no longer see me. Didn’t tell y. I called & still don’t get told y. So he made me cold turkey both meds he had me on, which is very dangerous. I ended up n the ER due to having seizures from withdrawals from the Xanax. DO NOT USE THIS DR!!!!
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  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Brandi in Pell City, AL – Apr 19, 2018
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I saw Dr. Faber when he practiced in Ahoskie, NC after having seen many other psychiatrists before. Dr. Faber is a very caring physician and protective of his patients. He helped me GREATLY and gave me the tools to deal with long-term emotional abuse. He is definitely one of a kind and I highly recommend him! Plus he has a great sense of humor!
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About Me

Biography

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1985
University Cincinnati Med Center Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University
Medical School
1973
Bachelor Of Music-Vocal Performance
Undergraduate School
1973
East Carolina University / Brody School of Medicine
Undergraduate School
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Awards

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What are Dr. David Faber, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Faber frequently treats Major Depressive Disorder, Psychosis Due to Mental Illness, and Opioid Dependence. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Faber treats.

Where is Dr. David Faber, MD's office located?

Dr. Faber's office is located at 1109 Townhouse Rd, Helena, AL 35080. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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New Hope Resources

New Hope Resources1109 Townhouse Rd Helena, AL 35080
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Affiliated Hospitals

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UAB Hospital

Birmingham, AL

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)