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Dr. Mohammed Issa, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 38

Dr. Issa

"Dr. Issa is fantastic - smart, compassionate and caring."

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"After reading the reviews was looking forward to seeing Dr. Issa, but after more than an hour in crowded waiting area saw an arrogant doctor that was detached, not really interested in helping with chronic pain problems for more than 15 yrs. Am 60+ yrs old, and have trouble even leaving the house, suggested acupuncture or physical therapy. No more time for appointment, too many other patients to see. Very disappointed."

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Dr. Issa is fantastic - smart, compassionate and caring.
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After reading the reviews was looking forward to seeing Dr. Issa, but after more than an hour in crowded waiting area saw an arrogant doctor that was detached, not really interested in helping with chronic pain problems for more than 15 yrs. Am 60+ yrs old, and have trouble even leaving the house, suggested acupuncture or physical therapy. No more time for appointment, too many other patients to see. Very disappointed.
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Been seeing him for a while. Very easy to work with.
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Dr. Issa is the kindest most compassionate dr Ive ever had. I email frequently (sorry!) with medication requests and questions and he gets back to me asap. He is very smart, he knows about all my meds, and you get the feeling that he genuinely cares. I see him at Brigham and Women's Pain Management in Chestnut Hill. In a world where you have to fight for yourself to get good care, Dr. Issa is a breath of fresh air. He listens, he cares, he knows. He's just the best.
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Wonderful. Definitely recommend.
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Excellent doctor. Kind and caring, highly recommend.
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Found this doctor after a bad experience with another psychiatrist. Very easy going, kind and knows his stuff!
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Extremely knowledable and very intelligent. Knows everything about medications and he listens and answers any and all questions I may have at the time. Spends a good amount of time with me at each of my appointments. If your looking for a smart and compassionate doctor, give this one a chance. You won't regret it.
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Very disappointing felt worse than better
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Biography

Dr. Mohammed Issa, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria / Faculty Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in psychiatry, pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Pain Medicine
  • Psychiatry

Education

2014
Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Pain Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Brigham & Women Hosp
Residency Hospital
2012
Addiction Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Yale University
Residency Hospital
2011
West Virginia University
Residency Hospital
2008
West Virginia University
Internship Hospital
2003
University Of Alexandria / Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
2014
2013
2013
2012
2012
2011
2008
2003

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

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(617) 732-5500

Dr. Issa accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Cigna
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Issa's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Issa treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Issa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Issa treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Issa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Trigger Point Injection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Issa performs Trigger Point Injection more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Issa performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection

Dr. Issa's conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anxiety
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Pain Management
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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