Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryMaleAge 64

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Maulana Azad Institute Of Medical Sciences in 1982. His office accepts telehealth appointments.

Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD

Shannon Santoro

65 N Maple Ave Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Telehealth services available

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(201) 652-4999
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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. Bhalla's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
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Dr. Bhalla treats Dysthymia (Chronic Depression) more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Bhalla treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
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Dr. Bhalla treats Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders) more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Bhalla treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Bipolar Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhalla treats Bipolar Disorder more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Bhalla treats this condition more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Bhalla's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)

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Dr. Bhalla's Reviews

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This Doctor is just out to get your money and get you out his office as soon as possible. He literally diagnosed my son within 5 minutes and right away prescribed medication.
What went well
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  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Bhalla was the most unprofessional & disrespectful Dr. I have ever seen. He "diagnosed " my mid teen within the first 5 mins of meeting. He prescribed a very dangerous medicine and told me not to look at the side effects but to follow his dosing. I did look and was worried about dose as suggested methods showed a slow start and build but he was starting my child at full strength. I had my child start with half tablet. Next morni g called to discuss with him and he was so rude and aggressive because I questioned him that I hung up. He called back and yelled at me for hanging up and threatened to "report" me for not taking medical advice. Obviously we never returned.
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He was terrible! Did not listen and made my son and I very uncomfortable. Barely spoke to my son before drastically changing medication he had taken for over a year. No intake process, wouldn't review his previous medical records or anything.
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Biography

Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

Clarian Indiana University Hospital
Residency Hospital
UMDNJ Comm Mntl Health Center
Residency Hospital
Umdnj University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Maulana Azad Institute Of Medical Sciences
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Bhalla frequently treats Dysthymia (Chronic Depression), Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders), and Bipolar Disorder. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Bhalla treats.

Where is Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD's office located?

Dr. Bhalla's office is located at 65 N Maple Ave, Ridgewood, NJ 07450. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ravinder Bhalla, MD speak?

Dr. Bhalla speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Practice

Shannon Santoro65 N Maple Ave Ridgewood, NJ 07450
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