Dr. Sandra Connell, MD

Dr. Sandra Connell, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 72
(3)
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Dr. Sandra Connell, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Tacoma, WA. She is 72 years old.

1500 N Warner St

Tacoma, WA 98416

Contact Information

(253) 879-1555

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Adjustment Disorder
normal
more than 76% of peers
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
normal
more than 68% of peers
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
normal
more than 67% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Connell "Sandra Connell, MD, offers outpatient mental health care for adults. Conditions she commonly treats include anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, depression, psychosis and relationship problems. Dr. Connell is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, a clinical instructor in psychiatry at the University of Washington and has worked as a psychotherapist for many years. She has extensive experience in medication management and psychodynamics. Her approach to care involves complete honesty and collaboration with patients in order to build trusted relationships, assist them to understand their illness and engage them in their treatment. In her off-hours, Dr. Connell enjoys hiking, skiing, the outdoors and reading."
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
1

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
18

Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Relationship Issues
  • Somatoform Disorders

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Northwestern University Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New England Medical Center Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Connell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Connell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Connell to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Connell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Enumclaw, WA |
Would not recommend this physiatrist. Dirty office, Dr allowed her black lab in office during session. Dog sat/slept in same kind of chair across from me and there was hair everywhere.
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Dr. Connell accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid
    Special Needs Plan SNP

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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