Dr. Melissa Defilippis, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 41

Dr. Defilippis
Telehealth services available

Utmb

301 University Blvd Galveston, TX 77555

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(409) 772-2222

Dr. Melissa Defilippis, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Galveston, TX. Dr. Defilippis has more experience with Neurodevelopmental Disorders than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Defilippis to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Defilippis

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Defilippis treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Defilippis treats other conditions, please contact the office at (409) 772-2222.

Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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ADHD and-or ADD
Autism
Conduct Disorder
Developmental and Learning Disorders
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Dr. Defilippis' conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Depersonalization Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders

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Dr. Defilippis accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Humana
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Melissa Defilippis, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Galveston, TX. Dr. Defilippis has more experience with Neurodevelopmental...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Melissa Defilippis, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Melissa Defilippis, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Defilippis frequently treats Neurodevelopmental Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Defilippis specializes.

Where is Dr. Melissa Defilippis, MD's office located?

Dr. Defilippis' office is located at 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Utmb

Utmb301 University Blvd Galveston, TX 77555
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  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Univesity Of Texas Medical Psyc

The University of Texas Medical Branch301 University Blvd Galveston, TX 77555
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University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

Galveston, TX

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)