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Dr. Elisa Cheng, MD

Psychiatry ·  Female · Age 42

Dr. Cheng

Elisa K. Cheng, MD

875 Massachusetts Ave Ste 43 Cambridge, MA 02139

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Dr. Elisa Cheng, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Cambridge, MA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 2006 and specializes in psychiatry.


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(617) 855-8444

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Cheng's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Adjustment Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cheng treats Adjustment Disorder more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Cheng treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

ADHD and-or ADD
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cheng treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Cheng treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Cheng treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Cheng's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious 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
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Mood Disorders
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Biography

Dr. Elisa Cheng, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Cambridge, MA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 2006 and specializes in psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

2012
Massachusetts Institute Of Psychoanalysis (Post-Graduate Fellowship)
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Boston Psychoanalytic Society & Institute (Fellowship In Psychodynamic Psychotherapy)
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Program For Psychotherapy At Cambridge Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Cambridge Hospital
Residency Hospital
2007
Cambridge Hospital
Internship Hospital
2006
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1999
Harvard-Radcliffe College
Undergraduate School
2012
2011
2011
2010
2007
2006
1999

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Psychoanalytic Association fellow, 2011-2012

Media & Publications

  • Centorrino F., Rendall M., Cheng E., Thirwell C., Baldessarini R. Pharmacological treatment of acute mania and long-term maintenance phase in bipolar disorder., 2/2000

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Thoughtful and compassionate in approach, this is a psychiatrist who knows the value of both therapy and medical intervention.
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