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We found 6 providers with an interest in mood disorders and who accept United Healthcare HSA near Mckinney, TX.

Dr. Zahid Nadeem Zafar, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
4201 Medical Center Drive; #300
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Zahid Zafar works as an internist. The average patient rating for Dr. Zafar is 3.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include erectile dysfunction (impotence), depression, and dermatitis (skin inflammation). He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. After attending Dow Medical College for medical school, Dr. Zafar completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University. His professional affiliations include Centennial Medical Center and Medical Center of McKinney.

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Dr. Jinju Nahidi Weiss, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
5252 West University Drive
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Jinju Weiss is a family practice physician and osteopathic manipulative medicine specialist. Dr. Weiss's areas of expertise include thyroid problems, depression, and injections. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth. Dr. Weiss is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.

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Dr. Ryan H Tatum, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
5236 W University Drive; Suite 1500
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Ryan Tatum is a physician who specializes in family medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. These areas are among his clinical interests: diabetes, depression, and hypertension (high blood pressure). Dr. Tatum is professionally affiliated with Baylor Family Medicine at McKinney. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Tatum has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Specializes in Counseling
4817 Medical Center Drive; Unit 3a
Mckinney, TX
 

Ms. Cynthia Matthews is a counselor in McKinney, TX. Areas of expertise for Ms. Matthews include terminal illness, depression, and counselor education. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Counseling
4817 Medical Center Drive; Unit 3a
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Shahab Aslinia's area of specialization is counseling. His clinical interests include substance abuse, terminal illness, and depression. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold.

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Specializes in Counseling
2750 Virginia Parkway; Suite 108
Mckinney, TX
 

Ms. Charlotte Tarell is a counselor in McKinney, TX. She is especially interested in terminal illness, depression, and eating disorders. Ms. Tarell honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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All Interests: Depression, Eating Disorders, Grief, Mental Health Issues, Sexual Abuse, Terminal Illness

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What are Mood Disorders?

Mood disorders are mental illnesses that primarily impact a person’s feelings, or mood. A person with a mood disorder might have primarily negative or primarily positive feelings, or maybe very few feelings at all. They might cycle back and forth from feeling unusually down to feeling on top of the world. Mood disorders are challenging to live with and frequently misunderstood, but they are also treatable. The two main mood disorders are depression and bipolar disorder.

In depression, people feel unusually sad, empty, hopeless, or unhappy. They may have low self-esteem, a lack of energy, and little interest in the world around them. They may have trouble sleeping and eating regularly. Everyone feels blue now and then, but depression is different. It is much more intense than a typical down day. It lasts much longer, and it interferes with people’s ability to do the things they normally do. At its worst, depression can even lead to thoughts of suicide.

Bipolar disorder sometimes feels like depression. But a person with bipolar disorder cycles through periods of depressed mood and elevated mood, or mania. Mania is like the opposite of depression. Manic people might feel invincible and unusually happy. They might talk or move quickly and not need very much sleep. They might spend too much, eat too much, gamble, or engage in risky and impulsive behavior. In severe cases, they may even hear voices or hallucinate. There is a subset of bipolar disorder called bipolar II, with typical depression symptoms but a milder form of mania, called hypomania. Hypomania includes many of the feelings of full mania but fewer of the risky and dangerous behaviors. Approximately six million Americans suffer from bipolar disorder. It tends to run in families, but the exact cause is still not well known.

There are several effective treatments available for mood disorders, including medications and talk therapy. Not every treatment will work for every person, so it sometimes takes time to find the right fit. A good mental health professional can help.