Dr. Nelson Asante, MD

Dr. Nelson Asante, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Nelson Asante, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Scranton, PA. He specializes in psychiatry.

326 Adams Ave

Scranton, PA 18503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Psychiatric Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
very high
more than 90% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Asante's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

34  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Asante has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asante's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asante to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Asante's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

After meeting Dr. Asante and talking with him, his evaluation diagnosed conditions that have been misdiagnosed and mistreated by one Dr. after another for 30 years. Now that Dr. Asante has evaluated and diagnosed me correctly, I'm FINALLY receiving the appropriate medications. My life has...more
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