Dr. Syed Arfeen, MD

Dr. Syed Arfeen, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Syed Arfeen, MD is a geriatric psychiatry specialist in Greensboro, NC. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1986 and specializes in geriatric psychiatry and psychiatry.

700 Walter Reed Dr

Greensboro, NC 27403

Contact Information

(336) 832-9600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Schizophrenia
normal
more than 63% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
normal
more than 63% of peers
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
normal
more than 59% of peers

Dr. Arfeen'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.

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

4  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

30  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

2  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North 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

  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Jinnah-Postgraduate Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Cumberland Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Dewsbury Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mansfield Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Newcastle Gen Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Royal Victoria Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Univ Missouri
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arfeen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arfeen's Reviews

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Dr. Arfeen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    POOR
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Arfeen cares more about your weight than your depression. I gained weight while recovering from surgery and, rather than discussing my mental health at our next appointment, got a lecture and a recommendation for a medicine that has a potential side effect of causing WORSENING DEPRESSION...more
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