Dr. Sterling Nakamura, MD

Dr. Sterling Nakamura, MD

Psychiatry  |  
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(3)
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Dr. Sterling Nakamura, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Mountain View, CA. He has been practicing for 18 years.

2500 Hospital Dr Ste 3

Mountain View, CA 94040

Contact Information

(650) 962-4928

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Bipolar Disorder
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more than 34% of peers
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
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more than 8% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nakamura has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nakamura's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nakamura to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Nakamura's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Mountain View, CA |
Easy to get in for an appointment and a very friendly office. Highly recommended!
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Santa Cruz, ca |
Complete waste of time and money. Always late. No therapeutic value at all. Very loosely run group "therapy" without boundaries or goals.
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Dr. Nakamura accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Nakamura has admitting privileges

El Camino Hospital- Mountain View Campus
2500 Grant Rd
Mountain View, CA 94040
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