Dr. Stephen Samuelson, MD

Dr. Stephen Samuelson, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
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Dr. Stephen Samuelson, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in psychiatry.

4500 College Blvd Ste 304

Overland Park, KS 66211

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

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Psychiatric Diseases
more than 9% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 2% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated



  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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

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  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samuelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samuelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samuelson to family and friends
based on 32 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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Dr. Samuelson's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Overland Park, KS
Dr. Samuelson is, simply put, a great psychiatrist. He listens without judging, and always has a new idea if I start not doing well again. I would recommend him to any family or friend. He frequently runs behind schedule, but that is because he spends as much time with each patient as they need.
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in Nevada, MO
My daughter was suffering from depression/anxiety and self harming behavior. Dr. Samuelson listened carefully as she described her symptoms. He described what he was recommending clearly and used good examples to illustrate what he was talking about. He has a very calming demeanor. It has taken...more
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in Shawnee, KS
I have PTSD from a traumatic event that occurred in my recent past. I have seen several psychiatrists and Dr. Samuelson is the only one that has been able to get my symptoms under control. He is an awesome, caring and knowledgeable doctor.
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in Leawood, KS
Extremely arrogant. Prefers to medicate rather than treat the actual issue. Incorrectly diagnosed a particular patient I know. Refuses to obtain new knowledge from others in the field. Continued to prescribed a medication that is unhealthy for this particular patient.
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in Paola, KS
The receptionist forgot to cancel an appointment of mine becauseI was busy with work. I missed the appointment despite requesting a rescheduling 48 hours in advanced. Samuelson decided to cancel me as a patient for missing this visit even though we called and explained the situation. He is in it...more
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