Dr. Frank Covington, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Covington

Community Hospital North PSY

7165 Clearvista Way Indianapolis, IN 46256

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(317) 621-5100

Dr. Frank Covington, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Covington has more experience with Psychotic Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Mississippi medical school in 1974. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Community Heart and Vascular Hospital - North Campus and Community Hospital East. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Covington to book an appointment.


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Dr. Covington accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covington treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Covington treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Schizophrenia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covington treats Schizophrenia more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Covington treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covington treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Covington treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

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Dr. Covington's conditions and procedures:

  • Agitated Depression
  • Alcohol Related Disorders
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Atypical Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug Abuse
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Geriatric Depression
  • Grief
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypomania
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Intermittent Explosive Disorder
  • Major Affective Disorder 2
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • MAO Inhibitor Poisoning
  • Medical-Psychiatric Issues
  • Neurosis
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotic Depression
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Social Phobia
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Withdrawal Delirium

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe and practice holistic care. Various inputs need to be understood and utilized in developing and implementing effective treatment. These include biological, environmental, psychological, and spiritual issues.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

2003
Regis University
1978
University Miss
Residency Hospital
1974
University of Mississippi
Medical School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Most Outstanding Resident - University of MS Medical Center, 1978

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  • Does Dr. Covington offer an online patient portal?

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Locations

Community Hospital North PSY

Community Hospital North PSY7165 Clearvista Way Indianapolis, IN 46256
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Community Heart and Vascular Hospital - North Campus

Indianapolis, IN

Community Hospital East

Indianapolis, IN

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Community Hospital North

Indianapolis, IN

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

Community Hospital South

Indianapolis, IN

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)