Dr. Robert Ancira, MD

Dr. Robert Ancira, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Robert Ancira, MD is a psychiatry specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1972 and specializes in psychiatry.

1325 Amelia St

New Orleans, LA 70115

Contact Information

(504) 891-8503

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Psychiatric Evaluation
more than 78% of peers
more than 74% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Ancira's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ancira does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (10/13/2016)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Louisiana


  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ancira has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ancira has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ancira's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ancira to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Ancira's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

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,...more
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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...more
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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...more
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