Dr. Santiago Almanzar, MD

Dr. Santiago Almanzar, MD

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41 y/o
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Dr. Santiago Almanzar, MD is a psychiatry specialist in New Castle, PA and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, and more.Read his story

Compassion Mental Health Services of Pennsylvania, PLLC

3124 Wilmington Rd Ste 304

New Castle, PA 16105
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Almanzar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Almanzar treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Almanzar treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Adjustment Disorder
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Almanzar treats Adjustment Disorder more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Almanzar treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Drug and Alcohol Dependence
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Almanzar treats Drug and Alcohol Dependence more than 91% of his peers

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

Dr. Almanzar's conditions and procedures:

Adjustment Disorder
Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Alcohol Related Disorders
Anxiety
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Predominantly Inattentive Type
Binge Eating Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
Bulimia
Conduct Disorder
Crisis Intervention
Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
Delusional Disorder
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Dissociative Disorder
Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Eating Disorders
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Family Psychotherapy
Impulse Control Disorders
Intermittent Explosive Disorder
Major Depressive Disorder
Medication Management
Medication Management for Learning and Behavioral Disabilities
Neurasthenia
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Opioid Dependence
Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychodynamic Therapy
Psychoeducation
Psychopharmacologic Treatment
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
Psychotherapy for Crisis
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
Somatoform Disorders
Suicidal Ideation

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Almanzar is dedicated to providing you with outstanding personalized and patient-centered mental health care, by following a compassionate, timely, and evidenced-based treatment approach. 

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Psychodynamic Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

  • 2014
    University Of Missouri Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2014
  • 2013
    Psychoanalytic Inst Nyu
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
  • 2013
    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2009
    Elmhurst City Hospital Mt Sinai
    Internship Hospital
    2009
  • 2003
    U Autonoma De Santo Domingo
    Medical School
    2003

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Dr. Almanzar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Almanzar

4.8

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Note, I’m a physician, also a patient. My experiences with Dr. Almanzar have been great. Recently relocated to the area, needed to find a doctor to continue my case. Despite some hesitation relating to the alteration of my medication regiment, his input turned out to be efficacious. I’m feeling...Read More
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Dr. has helped me get on a great regimate of my medication. I have been able to stop taking four medications. I have had a problem with sleep for six years. I am able to fall asleep each night now. He has listened to me and always has had my best health interests in his vision. His staff have...Read More
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I have been struggling with acute PTSD, anxiety and depression for many many years... Not any more, and the credit goes to Dr Santiago Almanzar his his lovely staff.....This man cares wholeheartedly about his patients ad their well being...I am so grateful Gd has sent me a knowledgeable...Read More
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I started coming to Dr. Almanzar for 4 months & I am so pleases with the results of having him as my doctor. I have been under psychiatric care since I was 30 years old. I feel now at 61 that Dr. Almanzar has helped me feel better than I have felt in years dealing with my illness
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I've dealt with various psychiatrists for the past six years and always left appointments feeling unheard and disregarded. I can confidently say that in the short amount of time I've been seeing Dr. Almanzar he has proven to be the most competent and caring psychiatrist in my experience. He takes...Read More
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Compassion Mental Health Services of Pennsylvania, PLLC

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Better Health
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
CoreSource
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Medicaid
Medical Mutual
Medicare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Optum Choice
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
UPMC
UPMC Health Plan