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Dr. Joseph Afonso, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 60

Dr. Afonso

Corrigan Mntl Hlth Ctr

49 Hillside St Fall River, MA 02720
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Dr. Joseph Afonso, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Fall River, MA. He specializes in psychiatry.

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Biography

Dr. Joseph Afonso, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Fall River, MA. He specializes in psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

Butler Hospital
Residency Hospital

Awards

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(508) 235-7200

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Afonso's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Psychiatric Evaluation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afonso performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Afonso performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afonso treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Afonso treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afonso treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Afonso treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Afonso's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)