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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Gitlin is Below Average. Dr. Gitlin has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 2 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.3
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 2.3
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
Bedside Manner 2.3
Spends Time with Me 2.3
Follows Up After Visit 2.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Gitlin, MD is board certified in Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Gitlin graduated from University of Massachusetts, Worcester.


Dr. Gitlin has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Faulkner Hospital 
  • U Mass Memorial Med Ctr - Memorial Campus 


  • Persian
  • Hebrew
  • Polish
  • Hindi
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • French
  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. David F Gitlin MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine.
Where does Dr. David F. Gitlin practice?
Dr. David Gitlin has 3 office locations.
Dr. David Gitlin practices Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Jamaica Plain, MA and Worcester, MA.
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