Dr. Susan Trachman, MD

Dr. Susan Trachman, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Dr. Susan Trachman, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1986 and specializes in psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, and more.

8550 Arlington Blvd Ste 300

Fairfax, VA 22031

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Trachman "There is no one way to treat patients. Each person is a unique individual and treatment plans must be tailored to meet the needs that each requires. Respect and privacy for patients is my foremost concern."

3  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Reproductive Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

12  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • SUNY Albany
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Georgetown U/Fairfax Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Msw University Of Maryland
    Other Education | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient Recognition Award, 2010
  • America's Top Psychiatrists, 2006
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1986
  • Washingtonian Top Doctors, 2008, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Trachman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Trachman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Trachman to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Trachman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I usually do not write reviews but my experience with Dr. Trachman was so positive I felt the need to share ! When I left her office after my first vist , I felt such a weight off my shoulders and so confident about my “treatment plan” . It’s hard to find a doctor that you trust and feel...more
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The Doctor is a straight up con artist. She took me in and insulted me with saying "Oh, Your one of his." One of his what? She looked at the medications I was already on, I was transferring doctors, and said "I don't even know what this is. I can not prescribe it." Long story short this woman...more
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I believe the person writing this review had been seeing a psychiatrist who had been arrested for participating in a xanax drug ring. He had prescriptions for so many controlled meds some of which my license didn't even cover, that I referred him to inpatient detox. He was angry that I wouldn't cave to his father's unreasonable demands to continue his prior providers illegal practices. I gave him brief prescriptions for some of his meds so that he wouldn't go through withdrawal in the interim.

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Dr. Trachman has been amazing. I have been to four previous psychiatrists and tried dozens of anti-depressants -- all of which had extremely negative side effects. Dr. Trachman listened, did important test and recommended the first anti-depressant that I have tolerated and is working. I am...more
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