Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD

Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Ellen Schlefer, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Portsmouth, NH and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and psychiatry.

20 Ladd St Ste 403

Portsmouth, NH 03801

Contact Information

(603) 431-3933

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2  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

2  Conditions Treated

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Hampshire.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-New York Weill Cornell Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ny Hosp-Payne Whitney Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schlefer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schlefer's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schlefer to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Schlefer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

cont: Each time we visited I asked her for proactive tips and tools to implement at home to help my kid with her issues--as she offered up nothing. Her credentials and years of practice are impressive- her motivation and actual treatment of my kid as an individual patient were suboptimal; sadly not...more
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After careful research I discovered she is perhaps the top child psychiatrist on the Seacoast and my visits confirmed this. She is empathetic and smart. Though she knows all the ins and outs of medication I never felt she was pushing it as a first option.
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