Dr. Julia Dorfman, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 46

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Julia Dorfman, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Washington, DC.

Dr. Julia Dorfman, MD

Children's National Medical Center

111 Michigan Ave NW Washington, DC 20010

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(202) 476-5980

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Dr. Dorfman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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ADHD and-or ADD
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Dr. Dorfman treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 71% of her peers

Dr. Dorfman treats this condition more than 71% of her peers

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Dr. Dorfman treats Anxiety more than 20% of her peers

Dr. Dorfman treats this condition more than 20% of her peers

Dr. Dorfman's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation

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A Godsend
My two kids have been been under the care of Dr. Dorfman for a few years now, and I don't know what we would have done without her. After years of doctors who increased anxiety in my kids - Dr. Dorfman has found the magic in getting my kids to engage with her, and it excellent at guiding us as parents. I am so grateful and after dozen and dozens of doctors, I am so grateful to have found her! Thank you!
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  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr. Dorfman does not understand the risks inherent in medication. A few years back, Dr. Dorfman wrote me a prescription for a stimulant medication that resulted in innumerable side effects like irritation, insomnia, and depression. Dr. Dorfman neglected to take into account the severity of my side effects - and as such - she continued increasing my dose of the same medication. Over time, I stopped feeling like myself while also becoming dependent on the drug. Today, many years later, I am continuing a fight I believe could’ve been avoided had Dr. Dorfman understood the dangers of medication.
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Julia Dorfman, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Washington, DC.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Languages

  • English
  • Hebrew

Awards

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What are Dr. Julia Dorfman, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Dorfman frequently treats ADHD and-or ADD, Anxiety, and Adjustment Disorder . See all procedures and conditions Dr. Dorfman treats.

Where is Dr. Julia Dorfman, MD's office located?

Dr. Dorfman's office is located at 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Julia Dorfman, MD speak?

Dr. Dorfman speaks Hebrew and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Children's National Medical Center

Children's National Hospital111 Michigan Ave NW Washington, DC 20010
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Practice

Childrens Hospital - Montgomery County9850 Key West Ave Rockville, MD 20850
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