Dr. Michael Twist, DO

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 45
Dr. Twist
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Michael P. Twist -- Psychiatry, LLC

16 Brace Rd Fl 2 West Hartford, CT 06107

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Dr. Michael Twist, DO is a Psychiatry Specialist in West Hartford, CT. Dr. Twist has more experience with Personality Disorders, Psychotic Disorders, and General Mental Health than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Hartford Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Twist to book an appointment.


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About Me

Biography

I enjoy and have a great deal of experience working with both adults and adolescents, treating a wide range of behavioral health issues at all degrees of complexity or severity. As an Osteopath with fellowship training in Psychoanalysis, I am devoted...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Eating Disorders

Board Certifications

Education

2012
Georgetown University
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Dr. Twist accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Anthem
Access Blue New England Network-CT
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Practice Areas

Personality Disorders

Personality disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect how a person thinks, feels or behaves, including narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid personality disorder, and borderline personality disorder.Compare with other Personality Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Borderline Personality Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Borderline Personality Disorder more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Personality Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Personality Disorders more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Schizophrenia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Schizophrenia more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 73% of their peers

General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Phobia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Phobia more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Addiction and Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.Compare with other Addiction and Substance Abuse specialists.

Typically treats 50% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Nondependent Marijuana Abuse more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twist treats Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Twist treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

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Dr. Twist's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • 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)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol 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
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Pedophilia
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Michael P. Twist -- Psychiatry, LLC

Dr. Michael P. Twist -- Psychiatry, LLC16 Brace Rd Fl 2 West Hartford, CT 06107
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