Dr. Lalith Tissera, MD

Dr. Lalith Tissera, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lalith Tissera, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Woburn, MA. He is 60 years old.

800 W Cummings Park Ste 4700

Woburn, MA 01801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Bipolar Disorder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 96% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Tissera does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Havana Faculty Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Tufts/New England Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tufts/New England Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tissera has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tissera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tissera's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tissera to family and friends
3.4
based on 27 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Tissera's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Acworth NH |
Best doctor I have had in the 15 years I have had serious issues. Listens and is incredibly knowledgable and makes all easy to comprehend
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in Cambridge, MA |
I see Marilyn at the office she's wonderful and understanding and caring
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in Melrose, MA |
Excellently doctor! He really listens and does not try to push any medications on you that you don't want to try. Caring and empathetic- so glad I found him. Highly recommend.
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in Saugus, MA |
Many local patients also lie about their drinking or their other habits while taking medicine and whine about effects of medicines he/any doctor prescribes. He prescribed a poorly marketed but effective medicine for me and cautioned about other drug like medicines marketed aggressively that i...more
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in Woburn, MA |
Truly the worst experience I've ever had with a medical professional; exceedingly proud and completely refuses to listen - repeated the phrases 'I'm the doctor, and you're the patient' and 'I can't explain psychiatry to you' over and over again in response to questions that I felt were quite fair....more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tissera accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.