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Dr. Wayne Christenson, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 68

  
Dr. Christenson

Riverwood Mental Health Center

115 S Saint Joseph Ave Niles, MI 49120
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(269) 684-4270

Dr. Wayne Christenson, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Niles, MI and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1977 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Trustworthy Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

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Dr. Christenson accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Christenson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christenson treats Drug-Induced Mental Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Christenson treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christenson treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Christenson treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christenson treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Christenson treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Christenson's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation

Dr. Christenson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Christenson

4.0

Based on 3 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Wayne Christenson, MD
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Highly competent and committed to helping patients. Very friendly as he observes patient for diagnostic purposes. The treatment he has offered me has proven to be highly successful.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Wayne Christenson, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Niles, MI and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1977 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

1982
University Ia
Fellowship Hospital
1980
University Ia
Residency Hospital
1978
University Ia Hosps Clins
Internship Hospital
1977
Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School

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74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average