Dr. Walter Guarino, MD

Dr. Walter Guarino, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Walter Guarino, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Vienna, VA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Universidad De La Republica, Facultad De Medicina in 1973 and specializes in psychiatry and psychotherapy.

501 Church St NE Ste 202

Vienna, VA 22180

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Guarino "Clients deserve attention, respect and the best treatment available. They have access to my cell phone, are seen within 72 hours or less and accepted on a CASH BASIS. I accept only AETNA International from World Bank/IMF/IDB, CIGNA fromOAS/PAHO and Workmen's Compensation. Evening and weekends available."

2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Psychotherapy

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

5  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Counseling Services
  • Medication Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Osimani & Llerena
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1963
  • Universidad De La Republica, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Northern Va Mh Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • ADAMHA (SAMHSA) Group Recognition Award, 1981
  • Medical Leadership Award- DC Rehabilitation Services, 1990
Media & Publications

Dr. Guarino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guarino's Reviews

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206 total reviews (112 have comments)

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Dr. Guarino's Performance

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  • Answers questions

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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (112)

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Guarino. My only regret is that I didn't find him sooner in my life. Within the first 5 minutes of my initial visit with Dr. Guarino he understood exactly what was troubling me and made me feel at ease that with his help we would get through this together....more
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He is a really good doctor. He understand my needs. He knows a lot and he is very easy to talk to. He knows more than any of my previous doctors.
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Dr. Guarino is very responsive in working with you
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I was so lucky to get a referral to Dr Guarino! Before meeting him, I was lost. I have visited a psychologist but did not feel supported, or even Understood. My symptoms came and went but there was no really improvement. Dr Guarino saw right through my issues and give me direction. He really cares...more
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A phenomenal doctor who goes above and beyond for his patients. Very responsive to texts and calls and always willing to help out (he even offered to drive me to the metro to make my commute to his office easier). He is extremely knowledgeable and has helped me turn my life around when I was at my...more
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