Psychiatry Specialists in Massachusetts

Boston (832)Cambridge (269)Belmont (180)Worcester (147)Brookline (132)
Brockton (67)Jamaica Plain (52)Springfield (48)Brighton (43)Newton (43)Pittsfield (43)Concord (37)Northampton (36)Chestnut Hill (34)Somerville (33)Fall River (32)Lexington (32)Framingham (28)Burlington (27)Quincy (25)Norwood (24)Newton Center (23)Wellesley Hills (23)Bedford (22)Arlington (21)Needham (21)Salem (21)Taunton (21)Wellesley (21)Charlestown (20)Natick (20)Amherst (19)Lynn (18)New Bedford (18)Dorchester (16)Hyannis (16)Lawrence (16)Waltham (16)Haverhill (15)Holyoke (15)Medford (15)Beverly (14)Acton (13)Chelsea (13)Pembroke (13)Plymouth (13)Stockbridge (13)Leeds (12)Tewksbury (12)Weston (12)Leominster (11)Revere (11)Waban (11)Watertown (11)Westborough (11)Attleboro (10)Chelmsford (10)Danvers (10)Everett (10)Lenox (10)Newton Lower Falls (10)Peabody (10)West Newton (10)Braintree (9)Gardner (9)Lowell (9)Middleboro (9)Southbridge (9)Canton (8)Malden (8)Marlborough (8)Newburyport (8)Newtonville (8)Winchester (8)Dedham (7)Fitchburg (7)Woburn (7)Amesbury (6)Andover (6)Auburndale (6)Dorchester Center (6)Falmouth (6)Hingham (6)Lincoln (6)Mashpee (6)Newton Highlands (6)North Andover (6)Palmer (6)Randolph (6)Wayland (6)West Springfield (6)Great Barrington (5)Greenfield (5)Hadley (5)Melrose (5)Newton Centre (5)Norton (5)Walpole (5)Westfield (5)Dartmouth (4)East Boston (4)Georgetown (4)Littleton (4)Marblehead (4)Methuen (4)Milford (4)Milton (4)Northborough (4)Norwell (4)Provincetown (4)Roslindale (4)South Boston (4)Stoneham (4)Stoughton (4)Westwood (4)Weymouth (4)Bridgewater (3)Chicopee (3)Devens (3)Florence (3)Foxboro (3)Gloucester (3)Longmeadow (3)Lynnfield (3)Medfield (3)North Easton (3)Orleans (3)Plainville (3)Pocasset (3)Raynham (3)Sharon (3)Sherborn (3)Shirley (3)Shrewsbury (3)Southborough (3)Sudbury (3)Upton (3)West Roxbury (3)West Stockbridge (3)Westford (3)Yarmouth Port (3)

Learn more about Psychiatry Specialists

A psychiatrist specializes in diagnosing and treating mental and emotional disorders and substance-related problems. A psychiatrist focuses on the biological, psychological and social components of diseases, disorders and conditions. Psychiatrists help people of all ages and families find ways to deal with psychological problems, relationship problems, stress, and crises.

psychiatrist typically: 

  • Evaluates your mental and emotional health

  • Performs psychiatric examinations and psychotherapy

  • Orders and interprets laboratory tests and mental health diagnostic rating scales

  • Prescribes medications

  • Diagnoses and treats depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, dementia, developmental disorders, eating disorders, and substance abuse problems

  • Conducts involuntary commitment and psychiatric treatment when necessary

There are 3233 specialists practicing Psychiatry in Massachusetts with an overall average rating of 3.6 stars. There are 87 hospitals in Massachusetts with affiliated Psychiatry specialists, including Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital and CHA Cambridge Hospital.