Dr. Tamela Gilbert, MD

Dr. Tamela Gilbert, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Tamela Gilbert, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in Lexington, KY. She is 53 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

3050 Rio Dosa Dr

Lexington, KY 40509

Contact Information

(859) 269-2325

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Drug and Alcohol Dependence
high
more than 85% of peers
Marijuana Addiction
normal
more than 79% of peers
Combination Drug Dependence
normal
more than 58% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gilbert "I am pleased to announce the opening of my private psychiatric practice Lexington Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, PSC. I am Board Certified. I enjoy establishing a true relationship with my patients and their families. My goal is to be available and maintain very prompt communication with my patients and families. I have weekend office hours available to facilitate accessibility. My website outlines my fees and what one can expect at an office visit. tamelagilbertmd.com"
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Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Medical-Psychiatric Issues
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Eastern Kentucky University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Uk College Of Medicine Dept Of Adult Psychiatry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Louisville Department Of Familly Practice
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Uk College Of Medicine Dept Of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gilbert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gilbert's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gilbert to family and friends
2.7
based on 27 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Gilbert's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Winchester |
This woman has no business in the psychiatry field. She doesn't even spend 2 minutes a day with her patients and wont return phone calls. Her own staff said it was almost impossible to speak with her. All she is interested in is medicating and money.
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Berea, KY |
By far the worst experience I have ever had with any medical professional. She is extremely rude, offered no help other then directing to take my 4 year old to inpatient, and would literally chastise me for the appointment time set up by the front desk (not once but twice). She misdiagnosed and my...more
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Louisville, KY |
Dr. Gilbert misdiagnosed me in an inpatient setting multiple times which left me coming back to the hospital many times and staying for a longer amount of time. When we presented the idea of bipolar disorder to her she shut it down immediately and continued to treat me the wrong way. I am bipolar...more
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in Lexington, KY |
The only person I could find to take us seriously. Thankful for her.
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in Lexington, KY |
Very friendly, helpful and understanding. Makes herself very available to patients.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gilbert accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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