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Dr. Robert Ancira, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 73

Dr. Ancira

Robert Ancira MD

1325 Amelia St Ste 200 New Orleans, LA 70115

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Dr. Robert Ancira, MD is a psychiatry specialist in New Orleans, LA. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine and specializes in psychiatry.


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(504) 891-8503

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1 board action Found
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (10/13/2016)View details
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Dr. Ancira's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Opioid Dependence
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Dr. Ancira treats Opioid Dependence more than 75% of his peers

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Psychiatric Diseases
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Dr. Ancira treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Ancira treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Bipolar Disorder
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Dr. Ancira treats Bipolar Disorder more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Ancira treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Ancira's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Ancira, MD is a psychiatry specialist in New Orleans, LA. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine and specializes in psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Education

Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
Residency Hospital
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Dr. Ancira's Reviews

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4.4

Based on 17 reviews

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Dr. Ancira is a patient and effective doctor whom I've been a patient of for several years. I honestly do not have a single negative thing to say about him and highly recommend him to anyone seeking psyciatric care for themselves or a loved one.
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Dr. Ancira is a kind and knowledgeable physician. His staff however, are abysmal. They refuse to return calls, fail to consistently send appointment reminders, and fail to timely respond to pharmacy calls. On top of that, they are consistently rude and dismissive. Given the practice Dr. Ancira has, the quality of staff is in desperate need of improvement.
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My ex (we are still friends and share 2 children) has been seeing him for a year and he always speaks very highly of him. He is old school and that is very nice because he doesn't stare into a laptop while asking questions.
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I had an awesome experience with doctor and staff. Glad I didn't not let the one negative comment deter me from scheduling and going. It is a very busy office with a lot of needy patients and the day I was there a patient was very rude to the staff but they handled it very professionally. My experience however, the staff was attentive and seemed genuinely concerned about me and my situation. Would definitely recommend Dr. Ancira to my friends and family!
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Office staff are disorganized and rude. I have to call them every month to remind them to call the pharmacy and remind them that I am supposed to have a refill. They never answer the phone. I get busy signals for hours. I get a few days behind on my psych meds every month because of having to remember to hassle people to call my prescription in. Terrible.
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