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Dr. Sufen Chiu, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Female • Age 53

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Dr. Chiu

Mercy Medical Group

1792 Tribute Rd Ste 350 Sacramento, CA 95815
Accepting new patients

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(916) 924-6400

Dr. Sufen Chiu, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Trustworthy Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews
  • Friendly staff Patients said the staff was friendly. See reviews

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

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ADHD and-or ADD
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chiu treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Chiu treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Anxiety
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chiu treats Anxiety more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Chiu treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Bipolar Disorder
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chiu treats Bipolar Disorder more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Chiu treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Chiu's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Excellent psychiatrist who listens and really gets to the heart of the issue. She is compassionate but also firm. And she focuses on improvement, rather than reactive treatment. I’ve had a number psychiatrists through the years and she has been the best.
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She listens and her demeanor is calm and friendly. For me, she was like a breath of fresh air, having been very disappointed by the care I was given by my previous psychiatrist? She is knowledgeable and professional.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Access to psychiatric care is full of barriers and stigma, therefore when I meet a patient and their family, I treat them with the utmost respect knowing the great lengths that they have gone through to see me. Even though my training has taught me t...

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry

Education

2000
Rhode Island Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Brown University Rhode Island Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
Rhode Island Hospital
Internship Hospital
1995
University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards