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Dr. Michael Binder, MD

Pediatric Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 57

Dr. Binder

Dr. Michael Binder, MD is a pediatric psychiatry specialist in Highland Park, IL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from U OF CHGO DIV OF BIO SCI PRITZKER SCH OF MED in 1988 and specializes in pediatric psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.

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(847) 681-8311

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1 disciplinary action Found
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (7/3/2017)View details
No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Binder's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Medication Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizophrenia

About Me

Dr. Binder encourages team work with his patients and the judicious use of medication and non-medication approaches to psychiatry in an atmosphere of honesty and integrity.


  • Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Residency Hospital
Medical College of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals
Internship Hospital
Medical School
University of California At Los Angeles
Undergraduate School

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Dr. Michael Binder is an excellent dr. Extremely professional, very sincere and caring dr. He listens to what you tell him and remembers. The medications he has prescribed me have been extremely helpful over the years. God Bless you Dr. Binder!
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Dr. Binder has been a massive help when it came to treating me. I am lucky to have met him and thankful that he has been such a great doctor so far. Since the first appointment he has been kind and compassionate, as well as understanding of the issues I was dealing with. His approach involved a mix...Read More
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One of the worst doctors I have ever dealt with. He made very poor decisions regarding our daughter. He was a terrible communicator. He seemed like he was in it just for the money and gave little thought to what he was doing.
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Dr Binder is a genius. I was diagnosed with panic disorder and started on a medication that made me feel like a zombie even though it was the lowest possible dose. Rather than switch me to another medication, he lowered the dose even further which worked wonders. After 3 years, that same small dose...Read More
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Would not recommend this doctor to anyone.
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL

Glenbrook Hospital

Glenview, IL

Highland Park Hospital

Highland Park, IL

Skokie Hospital

Skokie, IL