Dr. Richard Barnum, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 72
  
Dr. Barnum
21 Wolcott Road Ext Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

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(617) 469-3911

Dr. Richard Barnum, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Chestnut Hill, MA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Yeshiva U, College of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.


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Dr. Barnum accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Barnum's Top Procedures and Conditions

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ADHD and-or ADD
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Dr. Barnum treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Barnum treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Bipolar Disorder
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Dr. Barnum treats Bipolar Disorder more than 29% of his peers

Dr. Barnum treats this condition more than 29% of his peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barnum treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Barnum treats this condition more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Barnum's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Barnum, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Chestnut Hill, MA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Yeshiva U, College of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

Cambridge Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Cambridge Hosp
Residency Hospital
1976
Mass MH Ctr
Residency Hospital
1974
Yeshiva U, College of Medicine
Medical School

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21 Wolcott Road Ext Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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