Dr. Walter Duffy, MD

Dr. Walter Duffy, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(28)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Walter Duffy, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

5539 S 27th St

Lincoln, NE 68512

Contact Information

(402) 476-6060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Anxiety
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
2

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
31

Conditions Treated

7

Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • D D Eisenhower Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Duffy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Duffy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Duffy to family and friends
1.9
based on 28 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Duffy's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Lincoln, NE
I scheduled regular appointments for 18 months with Heather Nielsen N.P. During this time she prescribed about 8 different kinds of medication that were all ineffective. After questioning her judgment today, during my latest appointment, she suggested that I look for treatment elsewhere. Allivation...more
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in Lincoln NE
I went here for years. I actually credited them with saving my life multiple times. I was seen there the end of June 2017,& when I went to make my next appointment (approx. 3 weeks later), the receptionist informed me I had been terminated from their office due to my bill. When I asked why I had...more
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in Rural Nebraska
I highly recommend Dr. Duffy in terms of psychiatric care. I cannot speak to the effectiveness of all of the staff underneath him, although many if not most of them are more than helpful when requested. Nowhere is part of the U.S. are facilities available with the capabilities that are had in...more
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in Valley, NE
Very good Salesman!
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in Lincoln, NE
This is my third year at premier psychiatry and I've seen Dr Duffy once and only because the nurse practitioner required his authorization. This is my only interaction with him and it lasted 15 seconds therefore I cannot objectively review him. The key to success with any issue that is as important...more
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