Dr. Igor Gefter, MD

Dr. Igor Gefter, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(8)
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Dr. Igor Gefter, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Fair Lawn, NJ. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

19-21 Fair Lawn Ave Ste 2E

Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
high
more than 82% of peers
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
high
more than 81% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gefter "As a psychiatrist, patient care comes first"
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

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

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opiate Dependence
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • 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
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Saint Petersburg Medical Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • St Petersburg State Med Academy St Petersburg Russia
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Bergen Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Bergen Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gefter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gefter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gefter to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews
Dr. Gefter's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gefter accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    HealthKeepers Plus HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Care Security
    Blue Care Security HMO
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue HMO
    Blue Lincs
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Solutions HMO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Medicare Select HMO
    State Employees Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
    Blue Alliance Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Advantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
    Liberty Plan HMO
    Oxford Health Plans HMO
    Oxford Health Plans POS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    Basic PPO
    CarePlus Medicare Advantage PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Dental PPO
    Empire Plan
    Fiserv
    Golden Rule HMO
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    MAMSI
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Metra Health
    Optimum Choice HMO
    Options EPO
    Options POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    PacifiCare Arizona PPO
    PacifiCare California
    PacifiCare California POS
    PacifiCare California PPO
    PacifiCare Oklahoma HMO
    PacifiCare POS
    PacifiCare PPO
    PacifiCare Texas
    Secure Horizons
    Select Plus EPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select Plus POS
    Sharp Secure Horizons Medicare Advantage HMO
    UHC Illinois
    UHC Illinois HMO
    UHC Illinois POS
    UHC Illinois PPO
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Gefter has admitting privileges

Saint Joseph's Regional Medical Center
703 Main St
Paterson, NJ 07503
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Saint Joseph's Wayne Hospital
224 Hamburg Tpke
Wayne, NJ 07470
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