Dr. Todd Cox, MD

Dr. Todd Cox, MD

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Age 51
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Dr. Todd Cox, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in psychiatry.Read his story

1020 19th St NW Ste 625

Washington, DC 20036

Contact Information

(202) 223-8530

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Dr. Cox's Experience

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Dr. Cox's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Cox's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cox "Dr. Todd Cox is a Board-Certified Psychiatrist on the faculties of both The Johns Hopkins University and Georgetown University Schools of Medicine. Along with his faculty roles at both institutions, Dr. Cox maintains a private practice in Washington, D.C.. He has been elected to the prestigious American College of Psychiatrists as well as named a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Additionally, he has been designated as a "Top Doctor" and "Top Therapist" by Washingtonian magazine and Washington Checkbook, a "Patients' Choice" winner, and one of "America's Top Psychiatrists" by Consumers' Research Council of America. Dr. Todd Cox is a magna cum laude graduate of Georgetown University and The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He remained at Johns Hopkins for his residency training and served as the psychiatric chief resident. Following his training, he was appointed to the Johns Hopkins faculty and treated adolescents and adults with multiple psychiatric issues, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, eating disorders, chronic pain, and comorbid medical issues. In 2001, Dr. Cox relocated to Washington, D.C. and joined the Georgetown University psychiatry faculty, serving as Medical Director of Georgetown's hospital-based programs and oncology program. At this time, Dr. Cox cares for patients in his private practice located in downtown Washington, D.C. He has served as the consulting psychiatrist for St. Mary's College of Maryland and The Sidwell Friends School, and he has working relationships with many of the other high schools and colleges in the Baltimore-Washington area. He also has been a treating psychiatrist in Student Mental Health on The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions campus. He continues to serve on the faculties of both Johns Hopkins and Georgetown and is an active teacher and mentor of students, residents, and fellows at both institutions. Dr. Cox is board certified through the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and is a member of the prestigious American College of Psychiatrists. He also serves on the Ethics Committee of the Washington Psychiatric Society. Recently he was identified again by Washingtonian magazine and Washington Checkbook as a "Top Doctor" and "Top Therapist," has been honored by the Consumers' Research Council of America as one of "America's Top Psychiatrists," and designated by Vitals as a "Patients' Choice Award" winner and a "Most Compassionate Doctor." "

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

104  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Stress Disorder (ASD)
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Depression
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Adult Panic Anxiety Syndrome
  • Affective Disorders, Psychotic
  • Agitated Depression
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Atypical Depression
  • Avoidant Personality Disorder
  • Behavioral Symptoms of Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Binswanger's Dementia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar I Disorder
  • Bipolar II Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Brief Psychotic Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Catatonic Depression
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders
  • Delirium
  • Delusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Dementia, Familial British
  • Dependent Personality Disorder
  • Depression Relapse
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Disordered Eating
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Stress
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Frontotemporal Dementia
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief
  • Histrionic Personality Disorder
  • Homosexual Issues
  • Insomnia
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Major Affective Disorder 1
  • Major Affective Disorder 2
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Major Depressive Episode
  • Medical-Psychiatric Issues
  • Mixed-State Bipolar Disorder
  • Mood and Adjustment Disorder
  • Mood Disorder Due to a General Medical Condition
  • Mood Disorders
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Pain Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Paraphilias
  • Pedophilia
  • Persistent Anxiety
  • Personality Disorders
  • Physical Symptoms of Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Presenile Dementia, Kraepelin Type
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Issues in Palliative Care
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotic Depression
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizoid Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Severe Anxiety
  • Sexual Aversion Disorder
  • Sexual Desire Disorders
  • Sexual Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Shared Psychotic Disorder
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Social Phobia
  • Stress-Induced Disorders
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Substance-Induced Psychotic Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Vascular Dementia

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29  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling for Gay and-or Lesbian Individuals
  • Counseling Services
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy (ISRT)
  • LGBT Affirmative Psychotherapy
  • Marital and Family Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychopharmacology Management
  • Psychosomatic Medicine Services
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Psychotherapy With Medication Management
  • Supportive Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for District of Columbia.

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

  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Johns Hopkins Psychiatry Faculty Mentorship Award, 2001
  • Janssen Future Leaders in Psychiatry, 2002
  • Washingtonian Top Therapist, 2009
  • HealthGrades 5 Star Award, 2010
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2009
  • Consumer Research Council of America Top Psychiatrist, annually
  • Washingtonian Top Doctor, annually
  • Georgetown University Outstanding Teacher, 2003
  • Pfizer Mentorship Award, 2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Cox has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cox's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cox to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Cox's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Cox is an outstanding psychiatrist. He is very knowledgeable in his field which is no surprise considering -- in addition to his private practice -- he teaches at Georgetown & Johns Hopkins. He is an excellent clinician, very easy to talk to, a good listener, explains things very well, and is...more
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I was referred to Dr. Cox by a friend and my internist. They both had wonderful things to say about him, and they were exactly correct. He is a fantastic psychiatrist and a super doctor. His office manager is terrific as well. I happily give his name to family and friends in need.
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