Dr. Nicholas Scotto, MD

PsychiatryMaleAge 59

Dr. Scotto
Telehealth services available
10632 Little Patuxent Pkwy Ste 100 Columbia, MD 21044

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(410) 817-1764

Dr. Nicholas Scotto, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Columbia, MD and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Ross University medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Howard County General Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Scotto to book an appointment.

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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Dr. Scotto's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Opioid Dependence
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scotto treats Opioid Dependence more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Scotto treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Psychological Evaluation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scotto performs Psychological Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Scotto performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Psychiatric Evaluation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scotto performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Scotto performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Scotto's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • 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
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Scotto accepts the following insurance:

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CareFirst Maryland POS
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Dr. Scotto's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scotto

4.4

Based on 7 ratings

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Nicholas Scotto, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Columbia, MD and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Ross University...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Ross University
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Nicholas Scotto, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Nicholas Scotto, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Scotto frequently treats Opioid Dependence, Psychological Evaluation, and Psychiatric Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Scotto treats.

Where is Dr. Nicholas Scotto, MD's office located?

Dr. Scotto's office is located at 10632 Little Patuxent Pkwy Ste 100, Columbia, MD 21044. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

10632 Little Patuxent Pkwy Ste 100 Columbia, MD 21044
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Scotto is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Howard County General Hospital

Columbia, MD

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

20 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)