License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (0)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Desmond Kaplan is Good. Dr. Kaplan has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 2.3
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
Bedside Manner 2.3
Spends Time with Me 2.3
Follows Up After Visit 1.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Desmond Kaplan, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Kaplan graduated from University Of Cape Town.


Dr. Kaplan has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Atlantic General Hospital 
  • Sheppard Pratt Health System 


  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Dr. Desmond Marc Kaplan MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Desmond M. Kaplan practice?
Dr. Desmond Kaplan has 3 office locations.
Dr. Desmond Kaplan practices Psychiatry near Towson, MD.
Additional practice locations include: Ellicott City, MD and Berlin, MD.
See Towson Psychiatrists.