Dr. Santiago Almanzar, MD

Dr. Santiago Almanzar, MD

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Psychiatry  ·  
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41 y/o
(23)

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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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Top Care Areas

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Suicidal Ideation
very high
more than 94% of peers
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Adjustment Disorder
high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Almanzar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Almanzar "Meet Santiago Almanzar, M.D. Dr. Almanzar specializes in managing patients with severe and persistent mental illnesses and is dedicated to providing you with outstanding personalized mental health care. Dr. Almanzar is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) in General and Forensic Psychiatry. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Almanzar "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. "

3  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Psychodynamic Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

23  Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Alcohol Related Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Predominantly Inattentive Type
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Intermittent Explosive Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation

7  Procedures

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Medication Management
  • Medication Management for Learning and Behavioral Disabilities
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Almanzar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Almanzar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Almanzar

4.7

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
86.95652173913044%
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4 Stars
8.695652173913043%
(2)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
4.3478260869565215%
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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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Extremely helpful. I recommend them to anyone that needs it.
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Everyone at this facility is awesome and easy to talk to, Dr. Almanzar is very easy to talk to and is a great listener.
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As a family we are happy with his service and would highly recommend Dr. Almanzar. Came from a physician who was not responding to concerns about failed treatment - Dr. Almanzar has listened and is willing to try different treatments until a effective one can be found.
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Very professional and friendly staff. This facility exceeded my expectations.
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