Dr. Husam Alathari, MD

Dr. Husam Alathari, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Husam Alathari, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Woodbridge, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in psychiatry and addiction medicine.

1954 Opitz Blvd # 7

Woodbridge, VA 22191

Contact Information

(703) 492-2924

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
more than 92% of peers
Opioid Dependence
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Alathari's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

34  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Lincoln Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Psychiatry
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alathari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alathari's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alathari to family and friends
29 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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  • 1

Dr. Alathari's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I was misfortunate enough to be one of Dr. Alathari's patients several years ago when I was a patient at Fairfax Hospital's drug detox program "CATS." I agreed to take suboxone per his recommendation. After a lot of suffering, I found suboxone to be a crutch that came with horrible side effects....more
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Dr. Alithari is professional, friendly, and up to date on his medical certifications. He answers my questions confidently, is open to my suggestions and concerns, and shows flexibility regarding medications. I have also seen his nurse practitioner Mary Heart Johnson and I don't recommend her as...more
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One of the worst experiences in a dr's office that I can remember. He was very clinical and only cared about me answering his questions and didn't want to hear any extra information I might feel the need to share. He was distracted by his phone more than once, someone came in his office without...more
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