Dr. Harriet Scheft, MD

Dr. Harriet Scheft, MD

Addiction Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Harriet Scheft, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in Boston, MA. She graduated from Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University and specializes in addiction psychiatry.

133 Brookline Ave

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 421-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Dr. Scheft's Experience

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Dr. Scheft's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Addiction Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Addiction Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

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

30  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

4  Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Ma Mem Hlthcare University Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scheft has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scheft's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scheft to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Scheft's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Horrible experience!! She put me on opioids for five years for chronic pain. I followed all requirements of our contract. We both agreed that I should stop taking the oxiocodone. Dr Scheft dropped me as her patient and let my PCP handle the weening process. I thought she was the expert on...more
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2nd visit she told me to decrease med that I did not take because she told me it could increase my already high BP and that my problems were like comparing apples to oranges and that she was too busy to reschedule my appointment and would call me after she finds a day treatment program for me in...more
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