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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Dr. Trachman's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Bipolar Disorder
Depressive Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Panic Attack
Personality Disorders
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.


  • Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Reproductive Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


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


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

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Dr. Trachman came highly recommended thus I was highly disappointed in her rude, impersonal approach. Please keep looking, there are much better psychiatrists out there.
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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...Read 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...Read More
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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...Read More
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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA