Dr. Stuart Shipko, MD
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Dr. Stuart Shipko, MD


Psychiatry | Male

STUART SHIPKO, MD 97 W Bellevue Dr Pasadena, CA 91105 Get Directions


Dr. Stuart Shipko, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Pasadena, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

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Patient Reviews (3)
Los Angeles, CA |
I missed an appointment with dr Shipko and he called me back and made some unprofessional comments toward me including calling me a "child". I understand its frustrating for a private practice doctor to miss an appointment without being told beforehand but I was disturbed by the way he chose to talk to me.
in Sun Valley, CA |
Maybe Dr. Shipko has been in this business for so long and he's jaded by all the patients that come in with problems that are just in their head. Whatever it is, you wouldn't expect a psychiatrist to undermine and invalidate all your issues, especially when you're paying him for his time. Dr. Shipko did not take the time to listen to my issues. He was not empathetic at all andade me feel like my issues were stupid and wrong.
La Crescenta, CA |
Horrible. He has NO clue whatsoever re: what to actually do/say/think re: patient w/ severe depression. **He told me (1) I knew more about MH resources than he did, (2) mental health is all messed up, and (3) go to a movie, This... for deep depression. He's bad. When I saw he has a blog on mad in America, I commented on there just how atrocious he was. Today, someone posted Linus verifying my conclusion -he touts himself as a forensic psychiatrist, but his lack of training clearly showed ...
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Dr. Shipko's 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
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Psychiatry

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  • Medical School
    Univ Of Mi Med Sch

    Graduated in 1978

  • Internship Hospital
    Boston University

    Completed in 1979

  • Residency Hospital
    University Ca Irvine

    Completed in 1984

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Ca Irvine

    Completed in 1984

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Psychiatry

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