Dr. Whitney Houghton, MD

Dr. Whitney Houghton, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 74
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Dr. Whitney Houghton, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Brunswick, ME and has been practicing for 44 years. She graduated from Univ Of MD Sch Of Med in 1970 and specializes in psychiatry, pharmacology, and more.

6 Cumberland St

Brunswick, ME 04011

Contact Information

(207) 798-6600

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Top Care Areas

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Major Depressive Disorder
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more than 49% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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more than 41% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 40% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Pharmacology
  • Psychological Pharmacology
1

Board Certifications

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

1 Sanction
  • Amended Order (2/17/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Maine
1 Board Action
  • Other (10/10/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Maine

Education

  • Univ Of MD Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Maryland General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Sheppard-Enoch Pratt Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Houghton has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Houghton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Houghton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houghton to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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Dr. Houghton's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Portland, ME
Dr. Houghton is one of the most competent, caring, honest and trustworthy professionals I have ever known. She is an excellent clinician who has given generously to her profession. And deserves the highest recommendation.
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