Dr. Richard Asfar, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Richard Asfar, MD
Dr. Richard Asfar, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Asfar is affiliated with Kings County Hospital Center.

KINGS COUNTY HOSPITAL CENTER

451 Clarkson Ave Rm A1124

Brooklyn, NY 11203

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Dr. Richard Asfar, MD

Dr. Richard Asfar, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Asfar's Experience

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Dr. Asfar'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 malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

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

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

  • Family 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 University / School Of Medicine
    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

Dr. Asfar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asfar accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Asfar has admitting privileges

Kings County Hospital Center
451 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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