Dr. Howard Babus, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(5)
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Dr. Howard Babus, MD
Dr. Howard Babus, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Santa Barbara, CA. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

504 W Pueblo St Ste 304

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Contact Information

(805) 682-5451

Dr. Howard Babus, MD

Dr. Howard Babus, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Psychosis
high
more than 88% of peers
Schizophrenia
normal
more than 69% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
normal
more than 39% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
1

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Santa Barbara Co Ment Hlth Svrs
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Babus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Babus' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Babus to family and friends
1.8
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Babus' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Babus accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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