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Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 76

  
Dr. Scherer

Center Health Care

314 S Manning Blvd Albany, NY 12208
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Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1969 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and pediatric psychiatry.


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Dr. Scherer accepts the following insurance:

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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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Scherer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Autism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scherer treats Autism more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Scherer treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

ADHD and-or ADD
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scherer treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Scherer treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scherer treats Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Scherer treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Scherer's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Harvey Scherer, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1969 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and pediatric psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

1974
Albany Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Albany Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
Albany Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1969
Albany Medical College
Medical School

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72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average