Dr. Thomas Bittker, MD

Dr. Thomas Bittker, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 78
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Dr. Thomas Bittker, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1965 and specializes in psychiatry and legal medicine.

80 Continental Dr Ste 200

Reno, NV 89509

Contact Information

(775) 329-4284

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bittker's Top Procedures and Conditions

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ADHD and-or ADD
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bittker treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Bittker treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bittker treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 13% of his peers

Dr. Bittker treats this condition more than 13% of his peers

Bipolar Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bittker treats Bipolar Disorder more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Bittker treats this condition more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Bittker's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
ADHD Testing
Adjustment Disorder
Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
Anxiety
Behavior Modification
Bipolar Disorder
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Combination Drug Dependence
Conversion Disorder
Counseling Services
Depressive Disorders
Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Eating Disorders
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Family Psychotherapy
Fibromyalgia
Gender Dysphoria
Headache
Hypochondriasis
Impulse Control Disorders
Insomnia
Major Depressive Disorder
Marijuana Addiction
Medication Management
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Panic Disorder
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Medication Therapy
Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
Psychopharmacologic Treatment
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
Psychotherapy Services
Schizophrenia
Sexual Dysfunction
Somatoform Disorders
Stress Management
Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Care Philosophy

I seek to provide comprensive psychiatric care for my patients. My approach is rooted in physicianhood and is amplified by extensive experience with integrative psychotherapy as well as complimentary medicine. I strive to partner with my patients ...

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Legal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1972
    National Institutes Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital
    1972
  • 1971
    Stanford University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1971
  • 1966
    Oregon Health Sciences University
    Internship Hospital
    1966
  • 1965
    University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School
    1965
  • 1965
    University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School
    1965

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bittker

4.3

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
78.57142857142857%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
17.857142857142858%
(5)

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Dr Bittker saved my sanity, I will always be grateful. He has a great bsm and treats me like a friend.
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Careful, compassionate, energetic and engaging physician. Able to help me both through meds and intense conversation. Feel a better person and will use my experience in working my own clients. He has helped transform my view of myself from victim to survivor.
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After being misdiagnosed for 3 years from 2 different Psychaitrists, Dr Bittker was able to diagnose me correctly from the first appointment and provided me with the medicine that really worked for me. He is simply a genius and he’ve also had his residency from stanford. He is super caring,...Read More
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Although he is extremely busy and on occasion is called to testify, the challenge of the occasional schedule change is worth it. This guy is genuine, brilliant, compassionate and extremely sensitive. Is a total physician and compels attention to the choices you are making in your life. Initiated...Read More
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Bittker is probably a nice person, but he has a strange and somewhat cocky approach, and was forgetful in many meetings. He often asked which medication he'd prescribed me, and I believe he confused me with another patient at least once. (He cancelled a few appointments himself, for instance, then...Read More
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