Dr. Edward C. Pierson, MD

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Specializes in Psychiatry • Male

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Dr. Pierson's Experience

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Dr. Pierson's Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Procedures Dr. Pierson Performs

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy

Conditions Dr. Pierson Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Summa Akron City Hospital
525 E Market St
Akron, OH 44304

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Summa Physicians - Behavioral Health
Summa Physicians - Behavioral Health
444 N Main St Fl 4
Akron, OH 44310
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    Dr. Pierson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    • Psychiatry
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    • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
    • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
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    • ADHD and-or ADD
    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Antisocial Personality Disorder
    • Anxiety
    • Autism
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Cocaine Addiction
    • Combination Drug Dependence
    • Confusion
    • Conversion Disorder
    • Delusional Disorder
    • Developmental and Learning Disorders
    • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Eating Disorders
    • Factitious Disorders
    • Homicidal Ideation
    • Impulse Control Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Marijuana Addiction
    • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
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    • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
    • Opioid Dependence
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
    • Psychosis
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
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    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health

    Residency Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pierson & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Pierson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pierson to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Pierson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Pierson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Summa Physicians - Behavioral Health
    444 N Main St Fl 4
    Akron, OH 44310
    (330) 379-9548 (Office)
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