Psychiatry Specialists in Pennsylvania

Philadelphia (901)Pittsburgh (424)Erie (97)Harrisburg (65)Allentown (56)
Bethlehem (55)Bryn Mawr (53)Reading (51)Norristown (50)Lancaster (49)Bala Cynwyd (47)Chester (47)Hershey (45)York (38)Danville (34)Coatesville (33)Doylestown (28)Easton (28)Lebanon (28)Media (28)Camp Hill (25)Wynnewood (24)Ambler (23)Mount Gretna (23)Scranton (23)Williamsport (21)State College (19)West Chester (19)Jenkintown (18)Altoona (17)Chambersburg (17)Johnstown (17)Wayne (17)Butler (16)Exton (16)Fort Washington (16)Greensburg (15)Langhorne (15)Newtown (15)Pottstown (15)Abington (14)King of Prussia (14)Wernersville (14)Wilkes Barre (14)Haverford (13)Huntingdon (13)Mechanicsburg (13)Plymouth Meeting (13)Sewickley (13)Havertown (12)Meadville (12)Bradford (11)Bridgeville (11)Paoli (11)Uniontown (11)Wexford (11)Ardmore (10)Du Bois (10)Hanover (10)Pottsville (10)Carlisle (9)Clarion (9)Clarks Summit (9)Elkins Park (9)Glenside (9)Kingston (9)Malvern (9)Sharon Hill (9)Springfield (9)Warren (9)Yardley (9)Seven Fields (8)Southampton (8)Centre Hall (7)Dubois (7)East Stroudsburg (7)Indiana (7)Lansdale (7)Lehighton (7)McKeesport (7)Monroeville (7)Penn Valley (7)Sellersville (7)Swarthmore (7)Washington (7)Waynesburg (7)Darby (6)Gettysburg (6)Merion Station (6)New Castle (6)New Kensington (6)Phoenixville (6)Sayre (6)Sharon (6)Somerset (6)Stroudsburg (6)West Reading (6)Willow Grove (6)Bedford (5)Bensalem (5)Bristol (5)Connellsville (5)Flourtown (5)Hermitage (5)Kittanning (5)Lafayette Hill (5)Latrobe (5)Lemoyne (5)Moosic (5)New Hope (5)Philipsburg (5)Rochester (5)Torrance (5)Villanova (5)Warrington (5)Blue Bell (4)Broomall (4)Collegeville (4)Colmar (4)Downingtown (4)Dresher (4)Elizabethtown (4)Ephrata (4)Gladwyne (4)Huntingdon Valley (4)New Freedom (4)North Wales (4)Orefield (4)Tunkhannock (4)University Park (4)Warminster (4)Wyncote (4)Beaver (3)Burgettstown (3)Carbondale (3)Chadds Ford (3)Clairton (3)Coudersport (3)Cranberry Township (3)Devon (3)Drexel Hill (3)Ebensburg (3)Feasterville Trevose (3)Hawley (3)Hazleton (3)Hollidaysburg (3)Hummelstown (3)Kennett Square (3)Lewistown (3)Lititz (3)Mc Connellsburg (3)McMurray (3)Morrisville (3)Nanticoke (3)Narberth (3)Palmerton (3)Radnor (3)Schnecksville (3)Shippensburg (3)Spring House (3)Towanda (3)Wyomissing (3)

Learn more about Psychiatrists

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 3303 specialists practicing Psychiatry in Pennsylvania with an overall average rating of 3.5 stars. There are 181 hospitals in Pennsylvania with affiliated Psychiatry specialists, including UPMC Presbyterian, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.