Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD

Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Bakersfield, CA. She is 54 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.Read her story

3715 Columbus St

Bakersfield, CA 93306

Contact Information

(661) 868-7199

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 18 More

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See how frequently Dr. Shaheen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Schizophrenia
normal
more than 43% of peers
Schizoaffective Disorder
normal
more than 40% of peers
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
normal
more than 40% of peers

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Dr. Shaheen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shaheen "MBBS degree from Sind Medical College, Residency training in General Psychiatry from Drexel University Philadelphia, Specialization in Child/Adolescent psychiatry from The Ohio State University, Columbus, Specialization in Addiction Psychiatry from UCLA /Kern Program. Practicing in Bakersfield/CDCR"
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug Abuse
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • College Of Physicians & Surgeons Of Pakistan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Karachi / Sind Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Jinnah Postgrad Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Ohio State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Osu Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • UCLA/Kern Med Ctr
    Other Education | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaheen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaheen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaheen to family and friends
1.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Shaheen's Performance

Trustworthiness
POOR
Explains condition(s) well
POOR
Answers Questions
POOR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Dr. Shaheen accepts 27 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Shaheen has admitting privileges

Kern Medical Center
1700 Mount Vernon Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93306
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