Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
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Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD
Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in Albany, NY. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 48 years. Dr. Scherer is affiliated with Saint Peter's Hospital.

314 S Manning Blvd

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 437-5700

Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD

Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
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more than 97% of peers
Autism
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more than 92% of peers
Anxiety
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more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry
2

Board Certifications

  • Child Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scherer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Scherer accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Scherer has admitting privileges

Saint Peter's Hospital
315 S Manning Blvd
Albany, NY 12208
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