Dr. Joseph Iskandar, DO

Pediatric Psychiatry •  Male
  
Dr. Iskandar
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Joseph W Iskandar DO Professional Limited Liability Company

2774 Electric Rd Ste A Roanoke, VA 24018

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(540) 344-5100

Dr. Joseph Iskandar, DO is a pediatric psychiatry specialist in Roanoke, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2010 and specializes in pediatric psychiatry, psychiatry, and more.


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(540) 344-5100

Dr. Iskandar accepts the following insurance:

CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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Practice Areas

General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.

Typically treats 72% 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. Iskandar treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Psychiatric Evaluation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

Adjustment Disorder
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Adjustment Disorder more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

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Dr. Iskandar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Psychiatric Evaluation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Iskandar performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Adjustment Disorder
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Adjustment Disorder more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Iskandar's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Individual Therapy
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Marital Counseling
  • Medication Management
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Panic Disorder
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
  • Zoophilia

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Dr. Iskandar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Iskandar

3.6

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You get what you pay for. He is not cheap. But he is the best psychiatrist in the area. I have a very pleasant visit every time I am there. Very nice office.
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Ava – Jan 29, 2020
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He takes the time to get to know you, and makes sure you’re getting what you need from his care. He’s responsive, professional, and personable. Would absolutely recommend.
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Mar 27, 2019
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He is NOT helpful at all, he acts like he knows everything and you are his Guinea pig. Wouldn't recommend a dead person to go there if that tells you anything.
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Mar 14, 2019
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Not a good place to go getting help for addictions as advertised. Does not meet regulatory standard in terms of patient treatment plans and education. Confusing and mixed messages from staff there. Everyone is friendly but they don't care beyond getting bill paid. Compared addiction to diseases yet doesn't provide treatment as a disease....esoecislly not recommended for those with addiction and psychiatric issues.
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Roanoke – Mar 07, 2019
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The best psychiatrist in town. He is very Professional and caring about his clients. He is very highly recommended.
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Bill in Salem, VA – Aug 09, 2017
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Put me on a drug that's very hard to detox from, a medicine that caused more depression than I had originally; basically it lowered my baseline for happiness, so to get to normal, I had to have the drug. Trying to quit is very hard as it has changed my brain. In 2 separate visits he said "tetracyline" when I mentioned "tricyclic" antidepressants. Tetracycline is an antibiotic, not an antidepressant. My family doc agreed with my assessment. Nice guy, but don't trust him with your brain.
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Roanoke – May 30, 2017
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I was very hesitant to see a psychiatrist at the beginning. But now I wish I done it sooner. Dr. Joe is awesome. He made me feel comfortable from our first meeting. He got me on the right medicine. I feel much better. I never felt this good before. He saved my life.
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Samantha in Galax, VA – Nov 23, 2016
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He got my kids on the right medications. Anxiety and depression run in my wife and I families. The kids love Dr. Joe. He was able to get them involve in the treatment plan. They are doing very well. We are happy parents.
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Robert in Roanoke, Virginia – Oct 15, 2016
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He is the best doctor ever. My daughter was on 9 medications before she saw him first, she is very stable and happy only on 2 medications now. He saved her and my life.
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Jen in Salem, Virginia – Oct 15, 2016
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He is very caring, compassionate and very conservative with medicine use. My son was on multiple medicine before he saw Dr. Iskandar. He is currently stable on one medicine and therapy. Dr. Iskandar also started seeing my husband for anxiety. He truly saved my family. I recommended him to everyone in my family and friends.
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Pamela in Roanoke, VA – Sep 12, 2016
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About Me

Every patient is different with a unique personality and family dynamic.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2011
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
2010
Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Arabic, Egyptian
  • English

Awards

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Practice

Joseph W Iskandar DO Professional Limited Liability Company2774 Electric Rd Ste A Roanoke, VA 24018
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Carilion Clinic - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Roanoke, VA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Twin County Regional Hospital

Galax, VA

57% Patient experience rating, 12% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)