Dr. Laurence Ducomb, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Ducomb

The Arbour Hospital

49 ROBINWOOD AVE Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

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Dr. Laurence Ducomb, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Jamaica Plain, MA and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Ducomb has more experience with Psychotic Disorders, Personality Disorders, and General Mental Health than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine medical school in 1975. He is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ducomb to book an appointment.


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Dr. Laurence Ducomb, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Jamaica Plain, MA and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Ducomb has more experience with Psychotic Disorders, Personality Disorders, and General Mental Health than other sp...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1979
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Providence Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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(617) 390-1410

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Practice Areas

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.

Typically treats 90% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 98% of their peers

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

Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Ducomb treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Ducomb treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Personality Disorders

Personality disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect how a person thinks, feels or behaves, including narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid personality disorder, and borderline personality disorder.

Typically treats 91% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Borderline Personality Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Borderline Personality Disorder more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Ducomb treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Personality Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Personality Disorders more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Ducomb treats this condition more than 89% 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.

Typically treats 96% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Adjustment Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Adjustment Disorder more than 100% of their peers

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

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 100% of their peers

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

Addiction and Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Drug and Alcohol Dependence more than 100% of their peers

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

Marijuana Addiction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Marijuana Addiction more than 100% of their peers

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

Cocaine Addiction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ducomb treats Cocaine Addiction more than 100% of their peers

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

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Dr. Ducomb's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • 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
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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The Arbour Hospital49 ROBINWOOD AVE Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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