Dr. Susan Olson, MD

Dr. Susan Olson, MD

Adult Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 69
(12)
Save
Dr. Susan Olson, MD is an adult psychiatry specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1983 and specializes in adult psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.Read her story

1113 44th Ave N Ste 100

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Contact Information

(843) 712-1854

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Olson

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Olson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Psychiatric Diseases
high
more than 80% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
normal
more than 78% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Olson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Olson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Olson "Dr. Olson is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin's School of Medicine and holds a Master in Biology from the University of Arizona. Her areas of interest and expertise are addictions and women's issues throughout the life-cycle. In working with women she is skilled in treating depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), eating disorders, and body dysmorphic disorder. Dr. Olson also has a significant understanding of the impact of hormonal changes during a woman's life transitions whether it is from postpartum, perimenopausal or premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Additionally, in her professional career Dr. Olson has served on physician advisory boards, taught and supervised Family Practice Residents has been Medical Director of inpatient, outpatient and partial Day Treatment programs, has worked with impaired professionals, and written published papers."
Less
Read Less

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Olson "Dr. Olson is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin's School of Medicine and holds a Master in Biology from the University of Arizona. Her areas of interest and expertise are addictions and women's issues throughout the life-cycle. In working with women she is skilled in treating depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), eating disorders, and body dysmorphic disorder."

7  Specialties

  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Behavioral Neurological Psychiatry
  • Eating Disorders
  • Functional Medicine Psychiatry
  • Interventional Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

14  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Marital Counseling
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Motivational Interviewing, 02/14/2012
Media & Publications
  • Motivational Interviewing,
  • Web Search,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Olson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Olson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Olson's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Olson to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Olson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Olson is the most patient, kind and sympathetic doctor I have had the privilege to meet. She listens to your recommendations, thoughts and concerns without judgement or superiority. I feel blessed that I found her to help me with my issues. Lynne
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option6thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Very caring and helpful doctor.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Olson is a very caring individual. She always takes the needed time with you and never rushes you in and out like an assembly line doctor. She listens carefully to patient feedback and is willing to work with in adjusting medications and treatment.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option7thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Olson
Are you Dr. Olson?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Psychiatry
(70)
Adult Psychiatry
Adult Psychiatry
(22)
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
(16)
Addiction Psychiatry
(21)
Adult Psychiatry
(4)