Dr. Michael Fermo, MD

Dr. Michael Fermo, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Michael Fermo, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Perpetual Help System Laguna, College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in psychiatry.

3550 E Pinchot Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85018

Contact Information

(480) 249-0082

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Fermo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Suicidal Ideation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Personality Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Fermo's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fermo does not have any board certifications listed.

64  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • 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
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Mood Disorders
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Pedophilia
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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3  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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

  • University Of Perpetual Help System Laguna, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fermo has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fermo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fermo's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fermo to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Fermo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I believe this incredible Dr. saved my life. He actually takes time to listen to you and find out who you are, which resulted in the right medication, finally after 5 years. Empathetic and compassionate, no feeling of being rushed. I cannot recommend him more highly.
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I WAS HAVING TERRIBLE SIDE EFFECTS FROM A MEDICATION; GEODONE… AGITATION, HOSTILITY AND CONFUSION… HE INSISTED I STAY ON THE MEDICATION AND WOULD NOT PRESCRIBE AN ALTERNATE. HE IS VERY ARROGANT AND INSISTED I CONTINUED WITH MEDICATION AND REFUSED TO TREAT ME IN THE FUTURE. I HAD JUST WAS...more
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This doctor (used kindly) is IMPOSSIBLE to contact. It's VERY EASY to get an appointment, but if you have any problems or issues, he is a ghost. Very disrespectful and arrogant.
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I have been seeing Dr Fermo for over 10 years. He is always very professional, very understanding, and very kind. I have never felt rushed. He gives you his undivided attention and he doesn't judge you no matter what you tell him. I don't ever want to see a different psychiatrist. I would...more
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