Dr. Richard Asfar, MD

Dr. Richard Asfar, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Richard Asfar, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Hahnemann Universtiy-Philadelphia in 1986 and specializes in psychiatry.

451 Clarkson Ave Rm A1124

Brooklyn, NY 11203

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst

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Psychosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

26  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder

4  Procedures

  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • 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

  • Hahnemann Universtiy-Philadelphia
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Danbury Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Mainmonidies Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Ny Med Coll Westchester Co Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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