Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD

PsychiatryFemaleAge 58

Dr. Shaheen
Telehealth services available

Kern County Mental Health

5121 Stockdale Hwy Bakersfield, CA 93309

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(661) 868-5000

Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Bakersfield, CA. She is affiliated with Kern Medical Center. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shaheen to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Shaheen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Psychiatric Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaheen performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shaheen performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaheen performs Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shaheen performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dementia or Depression Screening
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaheen performs Dementia or Depression Screening more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shaheen performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shaheen's conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug Abuse
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Shaheen accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Shaheen's Reviews

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Had her inpatient. She evaluates honestly, treated me well, and worked on my behalf and health. I'm glad I had her.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Biography

MBBS degree from Sind Medical College, Residency training in General Psychiatry from Drexel University Philadelphia, Specialization in Child/Adolescent...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Education

University of Karachi / Sind Medical College
Medical School
2015
UCLA/Kern Med Ctr
2001
Ohio State University
Fellowship Hospital
2001
OSU Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Drexel University College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1991
Jinnah Postgrad Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
College of Physicians & Surgeons of Pakistan
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shaheen has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shaheen frequently treats Psychiatric Evaluation, Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery , and Dementia or Depression Screening. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shaheen treats.

Where is Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD's office located?

Dr. Shaheen's office is located at 5121 Stockdale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93309. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD speak?

Dr. Shaheen speaks Punjabi, Urdu, and Hindi. View profile to see all.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD?

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Locations

Kern County Mental Health

Kern Actions5121 Stockdale Hwy Bakersfield, CA 93309
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Kern Medical Center

Bakersfield, CA

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average