Dr. Gerald McKenna, MD

Dr. Gerald McKenna, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 77
(4)
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Dr. Gerald McKenna, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Hilo, HI. He is 77 years old and has been practicing for 52 years.

140 Puueo St

Hilo, HI 96720

Contact Information

(808) 969-7577

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Kaiser Permanente

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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

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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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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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Dr. McKenna accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. McKenna has admitting privileges

Wilcox Memorial Hospital
3-3420 Kuhio Hwy
Lihue, HI 96766
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