Dr. Thomas Van Aken, MD

Dr. Thomas Van Aken, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
(19)
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Dr. Thomas Van Aken, MD is a geriatric psychiatry specialist in Fishkill, NY. He specializes in geriatric psychiatry, neurology, and more.

798 Route 9 Ste A

Fishkill, NY 12524

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Van Aken'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.

5  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

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

26  Conditions Treated

5  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

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Dr. Van Aken's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Aken to family and friends
19 total reviews (6 have 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)

Very professional and the most knowledgable and accurate diagnostician and psych medication specialist you will find north of NYC.
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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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Many years experience, very knowledgeable. Can be a little difficult getting late appointments.
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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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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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