Dr. Michael Rieser, MD

Dr. Michael Rieser, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Rieser, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med in 1981 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

3050 Rio Dosa Dr

Lexington, KY 40509

Contact Information

(859) 269-2325

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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ADHD and-or ADD
very high
more than 94% of peers
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
very high
more than 93% of peers
Opioid Dependence
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • 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
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rieser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rieser's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rieser to family and friends
3.4
based on 13 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Rieser's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Mount Sterling, KY
Terribly arrogant. Cold turkeyed me off ativan, and was unable to recognize my sudden decent into withdrawal, labeling it ptsd and anxiety despite the horrid physical symptoms I was having and referred me for ect. Sent me home in worse condition than I had arrived. Luckily I didn't kill myself,...more
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in Ashland, KY
I was a patient of Dr. Rieser's for 2 years. He is a very smart man. Too smart! He has a very dry but good sense of humor. He can however be perceived as odd. He can have difficulty in long conversation. So be prepared! He often asks questions that require deep thought. Rhetorically we know the...more
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in Lexington, KY
I had a similar experience with Dr. Rieser a few years back. None of his medications were having much effect and it got to the point where he just dropped me as a patient. Disheartening to see that this was not an isolated case. Rieser was often incredibly rude throughout the duration of my tenure...more
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in Louisville, KY
I did not have a good experience with Dr. Rieser. We spent a long time trying to figure out what was going on with me and then after working together for weeks and not being able to figure it out, he dropped me completely, refusing to answer any of my calls and refusing to call back. I was left...more
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in Winchester, KY
I had a horrible time with him. He was nice my first couple of visits. He wanted to put me on lithium but I have a family history of seizures on it so i said no. He got very angry. He then became angry that my back doctor had me on pain medications because I need a third back surgery. He through a...more
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