Dr. Joseph Biederman, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 72
  
Dr. Biederman
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Massachusetts Gen Hosp Outptnt

55 Fruit St Ste Wacc8 Boston, MA 02114

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(617) 726-2000

Dr. Joseph Biederman, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Biederman has more experience with Neurodevelopmental Disorders and General Mental Health than other specialists in his area. He graduated from U Buenos Aires medical school in 1971. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Biederman to book an appointment.


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Dr. Biederman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Practice Areas

Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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Typically treats 98% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Biederman treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Biederman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Autism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Biederman treats Autism more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Biederman treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Developmental and Learning Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Biederman treats Developmental and Learning Disorders more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Biederman treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Biederman treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Biederman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Anxiety
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Biederman treats Anxiety more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Biederman treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Impulse Control Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Biederman treats Impulse Control Disorders more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Biederman treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

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Dr. Biederman's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders

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Dr Biederman is the Best Dr going, he has helped me manage my issue's. I have been seeing Dr Biederman since I was 9 and I'm turning 40 this month, If your Child is struggling with ADHD or Autism Please Call Dr Biederman and make an Appointment. Dr Biederman is very caring and will listen to any concern's you have. I live in NH and I make the trip every few month's to see Dr Biederman that shows how much I care for the best Treatment going.
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He was very personable and very clear and gentle explaining ADHD, hearing my daughter's struggles, describing impact of medications and keeping communication open for more discussto treat ADHD, symptoms, nformation on ADHD to my daughter who was diagnosed with ADHD in her late teens. He allowed my daughter a voice to openly describe how she struggled
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Biography

Dr. Joseph Biederman, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Biederman has more experience with Neurodevelopmental Disorders and General Mental Health than other s...

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

1981
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
Childrens Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
Hadassah U Hosp
Residency Hospital
1972
Hadassah U Hosp
Internship Hospital
1971
U Buenos Aires
Medical School

Awards

More Information

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  • Does Dr. Biederman offer telehealth services or virtual visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Biederman offers telehealth services or virtual visits

  • Does Dr. Biederman offer an online patient portal?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Biederman offers an online patient portal

  • Does Dr. Biederman have free onsite parking?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Biederman has free onsite parking

  • Does Dr. Biederman offer weekend visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Biederman offers weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Biederman offer evening visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Biederman offers evening visits

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Locations

Massachusetts Gen Hosp Outptnt

Massachusetts Gen Hosp Outptnt55 Fruit St Ste Wacc8 Boston, MA 02114
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Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, MA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)