Dr. Michael Posternak, MD

Dr. Michael Posternak, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Posternak, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Providence, RI. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

235 Plain St Ste 501

Providence, RI 02905

Contact Information

(401) 444-7442

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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

Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
normal
more than 64% of peers
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
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more than 63% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
normal
more than 58% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
6

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St Elizabeths Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Posternak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Posternak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Posternak to family and friends
3.5
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Posternak's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Posternak accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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