Dr. Howard Berkowitz, MD

Dr. Howard Berkowitz, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Berkowitz, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1972 and specializes in psychiatry.

920 48th St

Brooklyn, NY 11219

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
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more than 74% of peers
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
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more than 74% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 26% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

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

  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Psychiatric Diseases

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

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Kings County Hospital Center SUNY Downstate
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Kings County Hospital Center SUNY Downstate
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berkowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berkowitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berkowitz to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Berkowitz's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Berkowitz accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Berkowitz has admitting privileges

Maimonides Medical Center
4802 10th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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