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Dr. Richard Anderson, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Anderson

Richard H Anderson MD

185 Center St Ste F Wallingford, CT 06492

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Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Wallingford, CT and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in psychiatry.


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Dr. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Dr. Anderson treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Major Depressive Disorder
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Lithium Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Medication Management
  • Nondependent Alcohol 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
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Wallingford, CT and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1981
University Conn Health Center
Residency Hospital
1978
St Francis Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
Medical School
Harvard Medical School
Undergraduate School
1981
1978
1977

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Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

3.1

Based on 22 reviews

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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(9)

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Dr. Anderson is very knowledgeable, has a lot of experience, I've always heard good things. He listens and accepts feedback. I feel he definitely understands and I have confidence in him. I trust him.
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Has always been great to me. Listens well, engages with patient, gets to know them. Knows the medications. Keeps trying to find a solution if something isn't working. Good guy and very smart.
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got me hooked on benzos ie klonopin then when i wanted to taper off he dropped me and sent me to hosp after coinstantly changing dosages of medicine threw me into detox and was very rude
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