Dr. Mahmoud Shehata, MD

Dr. Mahmoud Shehata, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mahmoud Shehata, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Lancaster, OH and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Bani Swief Branch, University Of Cairo, University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in psychiatry.

1592 Granville Pike

Lancaster, OH 43130

Contact Information

(740) 687-0835

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 2 More

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Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 61% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
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more than 59% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
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more than 56% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Bani Swief Branch, University Of Cairo, University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shehata has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shehata's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shehata to family and friends
2.5
based on 21 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Shehata's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The guy answers phone calls in the middle of sessions. He refused to tell me my diagnosis until I was hooked up on a cocktail of medications. I had to switch over to a new doctor because of insurance, and the guy wasn't even interested in having the records from the previous doctor. He treats you...more
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in Columbus, OH |
Rude disinterested. I was on a high dose of paxil and he ended that to start a low dose of something else. He didn't think to wean me off of the paxil first. The withdrawl was excruciating so I tried to contact him and he was unavailable. I couldn't get an appointment any time soon so I was...more
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Columbus, OH |
I genuinely believe this doctor harmed me by putting me on inappropriate medications that the drug companies were pushing to him. Every doctor I have had since (including the ones in the hospital, which I believe I had to go to b.c of him) could not believe how I had been treated. I hope more...more
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Columbus, OH |
Dr. Shehata has a very good understanding of his patients and their conditions. I haven't had any reservations discussing any issues with him and he has been able to schedule me around my work schedule for my appointments. The prescriptions he has authorized have been working well for me. ...more
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Dr. Shehata accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • NGS CoreSource
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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