Dr. Jay Bonovitz MD

  • Psychiatry Merion Station, PA

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Dr. Jay Bonovitz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Merion Station, PA, with other offices in Bala Cynwyd, PA and Philadelphia, PA. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry. Dr. Bonovitz is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Jay Bonovitz has the following 9 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.


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Locations & Directions

214 Derwen Rd
Merion Station, PA 19066

191 Presidential Blvd
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

255 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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