Dr. Janet McGivern, MD

Dr. Janet McGivern, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Janet McGivern, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1990 and specializes in psychiatry.

9239 W Center Rd Ste 211

Omaha, NE 68124

Contact Information

(402) 399-9305

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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more than 84% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
more than 79% of peers
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
more than 77% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

11  Conditions Treated

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Creighton University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McGivern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McGivern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McGivern to family and friends
26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. McGivern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. McGivern is very quick to size you up and push medications on you without listening to your questions and concerns. I felt worse after seeing her than I did before. Not recommended.
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I would NOT recommend Dr. McGivern. My husband was a kidney donor, and she did not have a blood panel done before putting him on Depakote, which is just one step down from lithium. When he started to get sick from the medication, she didn't even talk to him personally before switching it, still no...more
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Dr. McGivern was recommended to me. She is reasonably qualified and friendly but a bit cold. She is very quick to form opinions based on little information and suggest meds but does not do very well listening to patients or explaining her decisions. She diagnosed me with a disorder which I do not...more
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I've been a patient of Dr. McGivern for 17 years. She's there for me when I need her. I'm confident she'll help me in any way she can.
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I was hospitalized for a short term in December.I was an existing patient of Dr. McGivern and was referred to her office for follow-up. We were running approximately 10 minutes late. She refused to see me.She then had her secretary call and leave a voicemail saying I should find a new doctor...more
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