Dr. Nabil El-Rafei, MD

Dr. Nabil El-Rafei, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 84
Dr. Nabil El-Rafei, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Wayne, NJ and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine in 1957 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and pediatric psychiatry.

2035 Hamburg Tpke Ste M

Wayne, NJ 07470

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Bipolar Disorder
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2  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

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

10  Conditions Treated

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (3/15/2010)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr. Nabil El Rafei; License # MA02628400

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician admitted to repeated acts of negligence and that he failed to ensure that an employee of his practice was properly licensed as an associate counselor for approximately three years.

    Action Taken:

    The physician has entered into a Consent Order with the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners subject to the following terms and conditions:

    1. The physician has agreed to Retire from the practice of medicine and psychiatry in the State of New Jersey which shall be deemed a Voluntary Surrender of his license upon retirement and shall not seek reinstatement or relicensure.
    2. The physician shall have a sixty day wind down period of his psychiatry practice and cannot accept new patients.
    3. The physician shall provide written notification to his patients by 04-15-2010 that he will no longer be practicing as of 05-15-2010.
    4. The physician shall pay a Civil Penalty in the amount of $27,500 plus costs in the amount of $7,500.
      State: New Jersey
    0 Board Actions

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    • University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine
      Medical School | Graduated 1957
    • Alexandria University Hops
      Internship Hospital | Completed 1958
    • Chldns Hospital
      Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
    • University Manitoba Affil Hospital
      Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
    • Winnipeg Genl Hospital
      Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
    • Elmhurst City Hospital Center
      Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Arabic
    • French

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      10 to 15 minutes
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