Dr. Gerald McKenna, MD

Dr. Gerald McKenna, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
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Dr. Gerald McKenna, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Hilo, HI and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1966 and specializes in psychiatry, neuropsychology, and more.

140 Puueo St

Hilo, HI 96720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
normal
more than 54% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
normal
more than 49% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
normal
more than 47% of peers

Dr. McKenna'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.

3  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Neuropsychology
  • Substance Abuse Counseling

1  Board Certifications

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

11  Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

2  Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Harvard/Mass Mntl Hlth Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McKenna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McKenna's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McKenna to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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Dr. McKenna's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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