Dr. Robert Olsen, MD

Dr. Robert Olsen, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Robert Olsen, MD is a geriatric psychiatry specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from University Of Washington in 1971 and specializes in geriatric psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, and more.

901 Boren Ave Ste 615

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

ADHD and-or ADD
high
more than 89% of peers
Anxiety
normal
more than 77% of peers
Adjustment Disorder
normal
more than 65% of peers

Dr. Olsen'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.

3  Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Internal Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

25  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depersonalization Disorder
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders

5  Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Olsen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Olsen's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Olsen to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Olsen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Olsen is thorough, kind, thoughtful, and straightforward. Of the many specialists and doctors I've worked with regarding mental and emotional health, I feel incredibly confident in his abilities and entirely cared for.
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gifted diagnostician; exceptional listener. Highest recommendation !
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