Dr. John Hubbard, MD

Addiction PsychiatryMaleAge 66

Dr. Hubbard
Telehealth services available

Psychiatry South, Inc.

825 Rice Mine Rd N Tuscaloosa, AL 35406

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(205) 764-9844

Dr. John Hubbard, MD is a Addiction Psychiatry Specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with DCH Regional Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hubbard to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Hubbard's conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opiate Dependence
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Schizophrenia

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(205) 764-9844

Dr. Hubbard accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Dr. Hubbard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hubbard

2.2

Based on 19 ratings

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What went well
  • Wait times (9)
  • Trusted the provider's decisions (6)
  • Appointment scheduling (5)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (12)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (12)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (12)
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Never spends more than 5 minutes per appointment. Never looks away from his laptop. Asks the same questions but doesn't care about the answers and doesn't notice when the answers change. He'll definitely interrupt you if you discuss the "wrong" medication first. Condescending and doesn't care about you at all.
What went well
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What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
9 people found this helpful
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Aug 20, 2019
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Consistently reschedules appointments, some patients three times in a row, when they’ve tried to schedule appointments due to feelings suicidal. Sets the next date two months ahead, by that time he’ll be the result of a suicide. Not sure how a psychiatrist can practice or live with a clear mind knowing that
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No results
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Tuscaloosa – Jan 10, 2019
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I had two sessions with him. During the first, he didn't listen to anything I said and gave me a false diagnosis. He asked why I was on a certain med that's been helping me for almost a decade and decided to take me off of it, tapering it at a rate that is dangerous and can have severe consequences. I ended up having a suicide attempt and landing in the hospital. You could tell that he was just so done with everything and didn't give a crap about his patients. Avoid for your own safety.
What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
11 people found this helpful
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Apr 18, 2018
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He has helped me a lot. He really listens to everything you say. I highly recommend him.
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Jan 10, 2018
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Right off the bat he treats you like a drug seeker by giving you a drug test, doesn't want to listen to why your there just look at what prescriptions your own and draw his opinion of you off that all while telling you how hes been doing this over 20 years and taught classes. Honestly its like sitting in on a seminar hes giving about himself and the way he tries to push antidepressants he must own stock in them.
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No results
What could be improved
No results
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Tuscaloosa,AL – Aug 25, 2017
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Does not seem to care or enjoy what he does. His office staff is below par as well. They seem frustrated when they have to make a phone call to an insurance company, which is their job. They don't seem to want to help. I would not recommend.
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Tuscaloosa, AL – Jun 07, 2017
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Very cold and holier than thou attitude. Doesn't seem to care, treats you like you are stupid. He also goes on the premis that everyone is a drug addict. Everyone is drug tested every time they enter the office. Really?
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Tuscaloosa, AL – Mar 26, 2017
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It's taking a week for them to certify my insurance so I can then make an appointment. My insurance is Aetna which is one of the larger insurers in America. Weird.
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Biography

Dr. John Hubbard, MD is a Addiction Psychiatry Specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry

Education

Carilion Health System
Residency Hospital
University Of Va Med Center
Residency Hospital
1990
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School

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Does Dr. John Hubbard, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. John Hubbard, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hubbard frequently treats Addiction, ADHD and-or ADD, and Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hubbard treats.

Where is Dr. John Hubbard, MD's office located?

Dr. Hubbard's office is located at 825 Rice Mine Rd N, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Psychiatry South, Inc.825 Rice Mine Rd N Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
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DCH Regional Medical Center

Tuscaloosa, AL

61% Patient Experience Rating, 8% lower than the national average