Dr. Ronald Backus, MD

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Dr. Ronald Backus, MD

Psychiatry | Male

Heritage Valley Staunton Clinic, Sewickley, PA 111 Hazel Ln Ste 300, Sewickley, PA 15143 Get Directions
(412) 749-7330

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Dr. Backus specializes in Psychiatry and practices in Sewickley, PA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Psychiatry

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

Procedures Performed

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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  • 0

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  • Medical School
    Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth

    Graduated in 1956

  • Internship Hospital
    Ej Meyer Meml Hosp-Suny

    Completed in 1957

  • Residency Hospital
    Western Psy Inst Clin

    Completed in 1960

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Western Psy Inst Clin

    Completed in 1960

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Backus' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

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