Dr. Harriet Scheft, MD

Dr. Harriet Scheft, MD

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

133 Brookline Ave

Boston, MA 02215

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  • Aetna

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ADHD and-or ADD
very high
more than 93% of peers
Opioid Dependence
very high
more than 93% of peers
Developmental and Learning Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • 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

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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

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scheft

2.7

Based on 6 reviews

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1 Star
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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...Read More
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Leah – May 02, 2018
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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...Read More
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CE in Andover, MA – Apr 26, 2016
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