Dr. Thomas Van Aken, MD

Dr. Thomas Van Aken, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thomas Van Aken, MD is a geriatric psychiatry doctor who practices in Fishkill, NY. He is 64 years old.

798 Route 9 Ste A

Fishkill, NY 12524

Contact Information

(845) 896-2544

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
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more than 73% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
normal
more than 63% of peers
Phobia
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)
  • Psychiatry
  • Telepsychiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Van Aken does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Brain Injury
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Memory Loss
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sleep Disorders
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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • St Luke's Hosp-Roosevelt Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UMDNJ R W Johnson Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Van Aken has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Van Aken has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Van Aken does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Van Aken and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Van Aken's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Aken to family and friends
2.4
based on 19 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Van Aken's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (6)

in Poughkeepsie, NY |
Very professional and the most knowledgable and accurate diagnostician and psych medication specialist you will find north of NYC.
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in Fishkill, NY |
Dr. Van Aken is very knowledgeable and attentive to my needs. He listens and genuinely does all he can to help me deal with what I'm going through. He explains things thouroughly and ensures satisfaction at every appointment.
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in Poughkeepsie, NY |
Many years experience, very knowledgeable. Can be a little difficult getting late appointments.
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in Wappingers Falls, NY |
Doctor himself is very knowledgeable and excellent with prescriptions. Staff is horrific. They are incredibly rude. It's nearly impossible to get medication refills. If you call the office they give you another number where you leave a voicemail and they check it after like a week. Even if it's...more
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in Fishkill, NY |
Great start, seemd like real help, counsel and therapy. Then abruptly, cut off. Dr. wouldn't permit a final appointment to see him. His staff and the entire office circle their wagons around whatever is decided, no thought to its effect on the patient. Top to bottom rude and change their story...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Van Aken accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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