Dr. Marla Wald, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Female • Age 59
  
Dr. Wald

Duke Center for Eating Disorders

2608 Erwin Rd Ste 300 Durham, NC 27705

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(919) 668-2570

Dr. Marla Wald, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wald has more experience with General Mental Health and Psychotic Disorders than other specialists in her area. She graduated from U Cath de Lille Fac Libre de Med medical school in 1988. She is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. She is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wald to book an appointment.


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(919) 668-2570

Dr. Wald accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Adjustment Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wald treats Adjustment Disorder more than 98% of their peers

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

Anxiety
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wald treats Anxiety more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Wald treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Psychiatric Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wald treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 96% of their peers

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

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.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 53% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wald treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Wald treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Schizophrenia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wald treats Schizophrenia more than 45% of their peers

Dr. Wald treats this condition more than 45% of their peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wald treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 40% of their peers

Dr. Wald treats this condition more than 40% of their peers

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Dr. Wald's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • 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
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Marla Wald, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wald has more experience with General Mental Health and Psychotic Disorders than other specialists in her ar...

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

1993
Childrens National Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1991
NYU Langone Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1989
NYU Langone Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1988
U Cath de Lille Fac Libre de Med
Medical School

Awards

More Information

  • Does Dr. Wald communicate via email?

    No, 1 user indicated that they do not communicate via email

  • Does Dr. Wald offer telehealth services or virtual visits?

    Yes, 1 patient said they offer telehealth services or virtual visits

  • Does Dr. Wald offer an online patient portal?

    Yes, 1 patient said they offer an online patient portal

  • Does Dr. Wald have free onsite parking?

    No, 1 user indicated that they do not have free onsite parking

  • Does Dr. Wald offer weekend visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Wald offers weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Wald offer evening visits?

    No, 1 user indicated that they do not offer evening visits

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Locations

Duke Center for Eating Disorders

Duke Center for Eating Disorders2608 Erwin Rd Ste 300 Durham, NC 27705
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Duke Clinic

Duke Clinic40 Duke Medicine Cir Durham, NC 27710
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)