Dr. William Rafuls, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. William Rafuls, MD
Dr. William Rafuls, MD is a geriatric psychiatry doctor who practices in Kingsport, TN. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Rafuls is affiliated with Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center.

Northeast Tennessee Emergency

130 W Ravine Rd

Kingsport, TN 37660

Contact Information

(423) 224-4000

Dr. William Rafuls, MD

Dr. William Rafuls, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Rafuls' Experience

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Dr. Rafuls' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Universidad Central Del Este (Uce), Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • SUNY Upstate Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • SUNY Upstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mass Genl Hospital Harvard Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Board Certified in Psychiatry,
  • Board Certified in Geriatric Psychiatry,
  • Board Certified in Psychosomatic Medicine,
  • Board Certified in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry,
Media & Publications

Dr. Rafuls has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rafuls' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rafuls to family and friends
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Patient Comments (1)
Kingsport, TN |
He does not listen to patient's family. He know it all and resents his "38 years of experience" being questioned, so much so that he acts like a petulant two-year old and walks out of the room.
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Dr. Rafuls accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Rafuls has admitting privileges

Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620
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