Dr. Richard Alexander, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Alexander

Memorial Physicin Srvcs Vn Strt

3225 Hedley Rd Springfield, IL 62711

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Dr. Richard Alexander, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Springfield, IL and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Southern Illinois U, School of Medicine medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mason District Hospital and Memorial Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alexander to book an appointment.


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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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. Alexander's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Group Psychotherapy
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Dr. Alexander performs Group Psychotherapy more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alexander performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Psychiatric Evaluation
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Dr. Alexander performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alexander performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Alexander's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Richard Alexander, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Springfield, IL and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Southern Illinois U, School of Medicine medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mason District Hospital and Memorial Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alexander to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

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Education

1981
SIU Sch Med Affil Hosp
Residency Hospital
1977
Southern Illinois U, School of Medicine
Medical School

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Memorial Physicin Srvcs Vn Strt

Vine Street Clinical Associates3225 Hedley Rd Springfield, IL 62711
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Mason District Hospital

Havana, IL

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

Memorial Medical Center

Springfield, IL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Taylorville Memorial Hospital

Taylorville, IL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average