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Dr. Harriet Scheft, MD

Psychiatry ·  Female · Age 64

Dr. Scheft

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.


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(617) 421-1000

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Scheft's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scheft treats Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence) more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Scheft treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Drug and Alcohol Dependence
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scheft treats Drug and Alcohol Dependence more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Scheft treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scheft treats Drug-Induced Mental Disorders more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Scheft treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Scheft's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

University Ma Mem Hlthcare University Campus
Residency Hospital
Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
Medical School

Awards

Dr. Scheft's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scheft

2.7

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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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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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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