Dr. Ellyn Shander, MD

Dr. Ellyn Shander, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Ellyn Shander, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Stamford, CT and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1979 and specializes in psychiatry.

1933 Long Ridge Rd

Stamford, CT 06903

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shander performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Drug and Alcohol Dependence
normal
more than 67% of peers
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
normal
more than 66% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
normal
more than 43% of peers

Dr. Shander's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

20  Conditions Treated

  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence

1  Procedures

  • Group Psychotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Montefiore Medical Center-Moses Division
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shander's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shander to family and friends
18 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Shander's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Fantastic Doctor!!
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