We found 17 providers with an interest in attention deficit disorder and who accept United Healthcare Platinum POS near Philadelphia, PA.

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Specializes in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics
3550 Market Street; Floor 3
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Nathan Blum specializes in developmental-behavioral pediatrics and practices in Philadelphia, PA. He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Blum is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a graduate of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's residency program. He is affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Developmental Disabilities, Chronic Illness, Attention Deficit Disorder

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Specializes in Psychiatry
111 North 49th Street; Kirkbride Building Room 134
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Jonathan Indik practices psychiatry in Philadelphia, PA and Fort Washington, PA. Before completing his residency at Institute of the Pennsylvania Hospital, Dr. Indik attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Indik accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder, Schizophrenia, ... (Read more)

Dr. Fayez Kamel El Gabalawi, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry
4200 Monument Road
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Fayez Elgabalawi practices pediatric psychiatry in Philadelphia, PA. After attending Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine for medical school, Dr. Elgabalawi completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Temple University. His areas of expertise include the following: depression, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and bipolar disorder. He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. He is conversant in Arabic. Dr. Elgabalawi is professionally affiliated with Einstein Healthcare Network.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Depression, Attention Deficit Disorder, Bipolar Disorder

Dr. Maureen A Fee, MD, JD
Specializes in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics
3601 A Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Maureen Fee specializes in developmental-behavioral pediatrics. Patients gave her an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. In her practice, Dr. Fee focuses on attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), autism, and cerebral palsy. She is affiliated with St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. Dr. Fee is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Allegheny University.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Cerebral Palsy, Attention Deficit Disorder, Autism

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Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry
3440 Market Street; Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Peter Meyer is a medical specialist in pediatric psychiatry. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Meyer accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Meyer has received distinctions including National Merit Scholar; Distinction in Course; and Temple University Department of Psychiatry, Faculty Teaching Award. He is professionally affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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Specializes in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Marianne Glanzman's specialties are neurodevelopmental disabilities and developmental-behavioral pediatrics. She practices in Philadelphia, PA and Glen Mills, PA. She is professionally affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Dr. Glanzman is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Glanzman completed her residency training at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit Disorder, Medication

Dr. Jennifer R Tinker, PhD
Specializes in Neuropsychology
909 Walnut Street; 2nd Floor, Cob Building
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Jennifer Tinker works as a neuropsychologist in Philadelphia, PA. In her practice, she is particularly interested in phototherapy (light therapy), neuropsychological testing, and attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). Dr. Tinker accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. She is professionally affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Depression, Tinnitus, Seasonal Affective Disorder, Concussion, Phototherapy, Attention Deficit ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Psychology
28 Rock Hill Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA
 

Dr. Gary Ames works as a psychologist in Bala Cynwyd, PA. Clinical interests for Dr. Ames include acceptance and commitment therapy, domestic abuse, and phobias. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Highmark, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Ames speaks Polish.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Depression, Phobias, Developmental Disabilities, Dissociative ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Child Psychology
3440 Market Street; Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Stephon Proctor specializes in child psychology. He trained at Geisinger Medical Center for residency. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Proctor is affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Health Informatics, Disruptive Behavior Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder, Cognitive-Behavioral ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Psychology
3440 Market Street; Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Jenelle Nissley-Tsiopinis works as a psychologist. She is affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). She is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder

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Specializes in General Pediatrics
1233 Locust Street; Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Kelly Dzialo's specialty is general pediatrics. Dr. Dzialo graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. Clinical interests for Dr. Dzialo include bulimia, warts, and cardiac risk reduction. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and QualCare, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Dzialo is professionally affiliated with Advocare Merchantville Pediatrics.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Warts, Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, Athlete's Foot, Eczema, Eating Disorders, Cellulitis, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
255 S 17th Street; Medical Tower - Suite 2708
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Stuart Kurlansik works as a cognitive therapist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kurlansik include behavioral medicine, depression, and behavior therapy. Dr. Kurlansik honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Behavioral Medicine, Depression, Systematic Desensitization, Phobias, Coping Skills, Diagnostic ... (Read more)

Dr. Deborah Ann Sandrock, MD
Specializes in Legal Medicine
160 East Erie Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Deborah Sandrock is a legal medicine specialist. She has indicated that her clinical interests include attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD) and breastfeeding issues. Dr. Sandrock honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. She studied medicine at Temple University School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Sandrock trained at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. She is affiliated with St. Christopher's Hospital for Children.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Attention Deficit Disorder, Breastfeeding Issues

Dr. Denise E Wynne-Baker, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
2 Penn Boulevard; Suite 111
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Denise Wynne-Baker practices general pediatrics. Her clinical interests include attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), preventive care, and weight management. Dr. Wynne-Baker accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She graduated from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Wynne-Baker's training includes a residency program at Cooper University Hospital. She is professionally affiliated with Einstein Healthcare Network.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Nutrition Issues, Attention Deficit Disorder, Preventive Care, Weight Management

Dr. Beth Parrish, MD
Specializes in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
St. Christopher's Hospital, Erie Avenue at Front Street; Suite 3313
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Beth Parrish's area of specialization is neurodevelopmental disabilities. She has indicated that her clinical interests include attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), mental retardation, and autism. She accepts several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. Dr. Parrish graduated from MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. She trained at UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital for her residency. Dr. Parrish is affiliated with St. Christopher's Hospital for Children.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Mental Retardation, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder, Autism

Anthony George Pennant Jr.
Specializes in Family Therapy
124 Chestnut Street; Suite 16
Philadelphia, PA
 

Mr. Anthony Pennant practices family therapy. His clinical interests include adoption issues, developmental disabilities, and grief. Mr. Pennant is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Developmental Disabilities, Men's Health Issues, Neglect, Clinical Supervision, Family Therapy ... (Read more)

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What is Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD)?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, is one of the most common disorders diagnosed in children. Nine percent of children in the USA have been diagnosed with ADHD. Symptoms, which include hyperactivity and difficulty maintaining focus or paying attention, can last into adulthood for some patients. Boys are four times as likely to be diagnosed as girls, although we don’t know why this is.

There are three main types of ADHD:
  • Predominantly hyperactive-impulsive types show symptoms such as constant fidgeting, talking non-stop, touching everything, having trouble sitting still and waiting their turn, and interrupting others.
  • Predominantly inattentive types tend to be distracted, get bored and wander off during tasks, forget things or instructions, daydream, and appear not to be listening. This type is sometimes misdiagnosed because they are not hyperactive and there are fewer behavior issues.
  • Combined types show symptoms from both categories. This is actually the most common type of ADHD.

When diagnosing ADHD, it is important to rule out other issues that may be causing the symptoms. Seizure disorders, hearing loss, anxiety, and domestic problems are some examples of problems that can cause behaviors similar to those seen with ADHD.

Treatment can include stimulant medications, behavioral therapy to teach patients ways to navigate their world and control symptoms better, and accommodations at school or work. A structured environment (with lots of organization and well-defined rules) seems to help most kids with ADHD function at their best.

ADHD is mainly thought of as a disorder that affects children, but symptoms can last into adulthood for a third to half of those diagnosed. In adults, ADHD has similar symptoms as when it is seen in children: impulsive behavior, difficulty maintaining focus, being easily distracted, or a tendency to fidget. These symptoms can cause problems in a patient’s careers and relationships. Additionally, adults with ADHD are at increased risk for substance abuse. Medications can be an important part of treatment for adults, as well as stress reduction techniques and organization skills training. Specialized ADHD coaches can help adults with ADHD manage their symptoms and succeed in all areas of their life.