Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD

Psychiatry ·  Female · Age 56

Dr. Shaheen

Kern County Mental Health

3715 Columbus St Bakersfield, CA 93306

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(661) 868-7199


Dr. Rizwana Shaheen, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from University Of Karachi / Sind Medical College and specializes in psychiatry, child & adolescent psychiatry, and more.


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(661) 868-7199

Dr. Shaheen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
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Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Health Net
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HealthPlus
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Kaiser Permanente
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Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
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Molina Healthcare
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Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
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Staywell (Wellcare)
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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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Schizophrenia
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Dr. Shaheen treats Schizophrenia more than 45% of her peers

Dr. Shaheen treats this condition more than 45% of her peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Dr. Shaheen treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 7% of her peers

Dr. Shaheen treats this condition more than 7% of her peers

Dr. Shaheen's conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • 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

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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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About Me

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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
2015
2001
2001
1999
1991

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
  • English

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Kern Medical Center

Bakersfield, CA

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average