Dr. Gary Kanter, MD

Dr. Gary Kanter, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(21)
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Dr. Gary Kanter, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1979 and specializes in psychiatry.

108 NW 76th Dr # B

Gainesville, FL 32607

Contact Information

(352) 332-1300

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 60% of peers
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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more than 57% of peers
Schizoaffective Disorder
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more than 57% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kanter "My psychiatric training in the early 1980's consisted of both the psychodynamic understanding of human behavior and the (at that time) growing field of psychopharmacology. Over 30 years of practice have taught me that therapy is the team effort between myself and my patient of listening, understanding, and when necessary medically treating those conditions which may interfere with their life."
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Rensselaer
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kanter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kanter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kanter to family and friends
4.6
based on 21 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kanter'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)

Gainesville, FL |
Dr. Kanter is an incredible physician. I'd been struggling to get properly diagnosed, medicated, and treated for over three years, and was in a cycle of being seen by different residents every time I went in when Dr. Kanter stepped in and took over my care. He would not stop until we found a...more
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in Alachua, FL |
One of the sharpest doctors I've ever met. Knows his discipline cold and is well versed in a wide variety of protocols - can't say enough good things about him.
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