Dr. George Sowerby Jr, MD

Dr. George Sowerby Jr, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(2)
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Dr. George Sowerby Jr, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Towanda, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Drexel University College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in psychiatry and psychoanalysis. He speaks several languages including French and Swedish.

24727 Route 6 # 2

Towanda, PA 18848

Contact Information

(570) 265-0100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • Medico

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sowerby Jr "I am eager, anxious and aggressive in treating any person with an emotional illness of any sort. I am aggressive in my treatment of all patients, regardless of their presentation. I believe that a combination of psychopharmacotherapy (medication) and psychotherapy is important, and I therefore strongly urge my patients, regardless of diagnosis, to involve themselves in psychotherapy as well as medication management. I treat children, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients."
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Psychoanalysis
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Board Certifications

Dr. Sowerby Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Paraphilias
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sleep Disorders
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Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

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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

  • Vassar College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Phil
    Other Education | Completed 1984
  • Philadelphia Paychoanalytic Society
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sowerby Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sowerby Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Swedish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sowerby Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sowerby Jr to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Sowerby Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Sayre, PA |
Dr. Sower by is a credit to his profession. He listens attentively, and is compassionate to the patient. He is a doctor I feel truly cares about each individual. I see him about twice a year and I always leave his office very well informed of the latest treatments affecting my disorder
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Hospitals where Dr. Sowerby Jr has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital Towanda
91 Hospital Dr
Towanda, PA 18848
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Robert Packer Hospital
1 Guthrie Sq
Sayre, PA 18840
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