Dr. Melinda Payne, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Female • Age 67

  
Dr. Payne

St Josephs Hospital

301 Prospect Ave Unit 3-6 Syracuse, NY 13203

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(315) 448-5360

Dr. Melinda Payne, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Payne accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Payne's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Dr. Payne treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Payne treats this condition more than 70% of her peers

Adjustment Disorder
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Dr. Payne treats Adjustment Disorder more than 64% of her peers

Dr. Payne treats this condition more than 64% of her peers

Psychiatric Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Payne performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 63% of her peers

Dr. Payne performs this procedure more than 63% of her peers

Dr. Payne'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
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion 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
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

Dr. Payne's Reviews

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5.0

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What People Say About Dr. Melinda Payne, MD
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She's great...........knows her stuff for sure..........good sense of humor too..........good sense of serious also.......(lol) she really helped me and I am continuing with her also
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Melinda Payne, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

University Cincinnati
Internship Hospital
1989
University Ariz
Fellowship Hospital
1989
University Ariz
Residency Hospital
1979
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School

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76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average