Dr. Michael Dekker, DO

Dr. Michael Dekker, DO

Addiction Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Michael Dekker, DO is an addiction psychiatry specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Nova Se Univ Coll Of Osteo Med in 2009 and specializes in addiction psychiatry.Read his story

16620 N 40th St Ste I5

Phoenix, AZ 85032

Contact Information

(602) 464-9576

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Dekker's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Addiction Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Addiction Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Dekker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dekker "Dr. Michael Dekker grew up on the South Side of Chicago and attended the University of Arizona for pre-physiological sciences. He went on to attend medical school at Nova Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine in Ft Lauderdale, FL. Dr. Dekker trained in General Psychiatry at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center Psychiatric Residency Program, where he developed a strong interest in treating Addictions and subsequently completed a fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at Boston University Medical Center. Dr. Dekker is currently board certified in Addiction Psychiatry and General Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology. He has been a member of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry since 2013 and the American Psychiatric Association since 2009. Dr. Dekker participated extensively in academic and teaching seminars on Addictions during his training in Phoenix and Boston including giving lectures on topics in Addictions such as the Neurobiology of Addictions, Opioid Use Disorders, PTSD, Designer Drugs, and Cannabis and Synthetic Cannabis. He frequently provides lectures for American Society of Addiction Medicine, the American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine, and the Academy of Addiction Psychiatry. Dr. Dekker has a strong passion for treating Opioid Use Disorder and Alcohol Use Disorder with the latest evidence-based tools and methods. Dr. Dekker has extensive experience using medication-assisted treatment to treat Addictions including over 4 years of experience using buprenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone, etc.) to treat patients with Opioid Use Disorder."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dekker "The 2nd Chance Philosophy is that Alcohol and Opioid Use Disorders are medical conditions that need to be treated with a comprehensive and ongoing treatment plan to ensure lifelong recovery.

Our providers have a strong passion for treating Opioid Use Disorder and Alcohol Use Disorder with the latest evidence-based tools and methods. They have extensive experience using medication-assisted treatment to treat Addictions including a combined 10 years of experience using buprenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone, etc.) to treat patients with Opioid Use Disorder."

1  Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

8  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Counseling Services
  • Detoxification
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Nova Se Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Banner Good Samaritan Psychiatric Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Boston University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dekker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dekker's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dekker to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Dekker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I recently moved to Arizona to start a new life. I had already started the journey of sobriety so one of the first things I had to to do when I got here was find a new doctor. Luckily I was able to get in to see Dr. Dekker and I am very glad that I found him. I do travel from Chandler to Phoenix...more
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If there were more doctors like Dr Dekker I would not mind so much having to see a doctor, this man is absolutely down to earth and genuine and truly wants to help whatever your situation might be. In 48 years I've never had a doctor call and check on me just to make sure I was ok when I didn't...more
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Dr. Dekker is fantastic. He has been extremely understanding, agreeable, and helpful to me. Just an all-around great guy and great doctor. I've heard people complain that the wait time can be a little long sometimes, but its because he takes time to talk to you and see how you're doing. Plus, the...more
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I am a 100% disabled veteran suffering from multiple TBIs , Severe PTSD and anxiety. I am also the victim of physical/emotional abuse and domestic violence during my 5 year marriage to a Marine.Most psychiatrists I have seen have been eager to simply write me scripts and send me on my way. He is...more
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Dr. Dekker treats myself and my wife and has treated us with care, respect, and thoughtfulness. We have both struggled with doctors for a long time and finally found Dr. Dekker who listened to all of our concerns and was the only doctor that actually found something that worked for us! He goes out...more
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