Dr. Laura McMahon, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 63

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Laura McMahon, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Saratoga Springs, NY and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine medical school in 1993. She is affiliated with Saratoga Hospital. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Laura McMahon, MD

Laura McMahon

135 S BROADWAY Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 ()
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(518) 584-9030

Telehealth available

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. McMahon's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Major Depressive Disorder
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Dr. McMahon treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 41% of her peers

Dr. McMahon treats this condition more than 41% of her peers

Dr. McMahon's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. McMahon accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
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Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
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Experienced and reliable. Good with adolescents on spectrum.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Sep 26, 2020
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I would not recommend Dr. Mc. Mahon to anyone. She is rude and condescending. She is very unprofessional and unethical. She ripped me apart in front of my 6 year old daughter and my 16 year old daughter who was the patient for anxiety and depression. If the allegations she was stating were her actual feelings than she had 24 hours to report me to CPS. I waited 3 days. No one came because both her and I knew it was not true. Speaking to supervisor did not help.
What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • 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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Miranda M. Cohn in Clinton Park , NY – Oct 02, 2018
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About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide well rounded assessments and care of psychiatric conditions.I focus on a complete assess ment and discuss detailed medical care plans. Education...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Education

Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
University of Chicago Hosps
Residency Hospital
University Of Mi Hosps And Health Ctrs
Residency Hospital
Wayne St University Detroit M C
Residency Hospital
1993
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School
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Awards

Media & Publications

  • aniety disorder in children, 2006
  • domestic violence, 2009
  • domestic violence,
  • 20/20 program on domestic violence, 8/2009

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Laura McMahon, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Laura McMahon, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. McMahon frequently treats Major Depressive Disorder, ADHD and-or ADD, and Adjustment Disorder . See all procedures and conditions Dr. McMahon treats.

Where is Dr. Laura McMahon, MD's office located?

Dr. McMahon's office is located at 135 S BROADWAY, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Laura McMahon135 S BROADWAY Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
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Saratoga Hospital

Saratoga Springs, NY

80% Patients that would definitely recommend, 10% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)