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Dr. Sanjay Nigam, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Nigam

Southern Illinois Assocs LLC

16 Junction Dr W Ste 2 Glen Carbon, IL 62034

Accepting new patients

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Dr. Sanjay Nigam, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Glen Carbon, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College in 1991 and specializes in psychiatry.


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(618) 288-5019

Dr. Nigam accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Preferred Select
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Magellan Health Services
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nigam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anxiety
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nigam treats Anxiety more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nigam treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nigam treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Nigam treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Major Depressive Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nigam treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Nigam treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Nigam's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • ADHD Testing
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antipsychotic Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Counseling Services
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Medication Management
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Dr. Nigam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nigam

4.1

Based on 83 reviews

5 Stars
69.87951807228916%
(58)
4 Stars
8.433734939759036%
(7)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.6144578313253013%
(3)
1 Star
18.072289156626507%
(15)

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Very friendly staff, on time appointments. Dr. listens well and asks questions. I am much betteroff now.
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Dr. Nigam listens to my concerns and gives me positive suggestions and explanations that are easy to understand. He is always kind and pleasant.
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Nice staff , kind Doctor . They are always making the facility more modern and comfortable . Been going here for years and never had to wait very long & im never rushed through my visit .
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Dr always listens to me and my concerns. I feel like he really wants me to get better. He doesn't make me feel like I'm a failure when I slip and fall e just helps me get up and try again
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Really like & trust Dr Nigam but his office has a huge issue with their phones — there is no way to call them and ever get an actual live human being on the phone!! And to leave multiple messages over the course of several days and never get a call back absolutely should NOT BE when you are a patient desperately trying to get ahold of your dr...
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Never much of a wait. He’s nice and very professional
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By far the best Doctor and staff around. They go above and beyond what is required of them. They truly care about the people there. I've never done a review about any doctor but for Dr.Nigam and everyone at Southern Illinois Associates it's the least I can do.
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Always a positive experience
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Great experience as a new patient. My appointment was with one of the nurse practitioners and she was AMAZING. So glad I went there!
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Very great care
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I've been practicing psychiatry for more than 13 years. The psychiatry care is a highly individualized care. It is a care in which both you and I work for your betterment. It is not a passive approach of just prescribing medication. I will listen to ...

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

2002
St Louis University
Residency Hospital
2001
University Missouri
Residency Hospital
1992
Maulana Azad Med College
Internship Hospital
1991
University Of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College
Medical School
1985
India
Undergraduate School
2002
2001
1992
1991
1985

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average