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Posted on July 28th, 2017
I was referred because of extreme depression. My primary care doctor was afraid I was bipolar. I should have known Dr, Hubbard worked with addiction treatment because of the all the paper work and the drug screening urine test upon my first visit. I was so depressed at the time I went to appointments despite my extreme uncomfortable feeling there. Bedside manner is not warm nor comforting. I was offended because I mentioned that I was applying for disabiity --for physical problems that had caused me to have to stop working--a huge reason for my depression--and he snapped that he would not give any reports until he had seen me for 6 months. I HAD NOT ASKED for that. I was really taken aback by his attitude. I will say a positive word. He and my internal medicine specialist were giving me conflicting advice and medication dosages, etc. He finally volunteered--nicely--to bow out of my treatment and let the other doctor handle it. i respected him for that!
Posted on August 21st, 2016
I have seen him for years and have appreciated everything he has done for me.He is wonderful and caring,I wish I could still see him but lost insurance and have been devastated.,thank you and I appreciate you so much.
Posted on May 31st, 2015
I went to Dr Hubbard feeling really good and after years my medicine was finally working for me. When I went in I felt so uncomfortable I had to sign about 12 pages stating that my prescriptions were for ME and at any time they could ask for a pill count to make sure I was taking them correctly. I felt like I was a drug addict. I am a professional career woman who is certainly not a drug addict . He requires you to take a drug test before he will even talk to you . Knowing my drug test was negative I finally got to see Dr Hubbard after 45 minutes of waiting . He criticized all the medicines I was on and the doctors that prescribed them. I was referred there to help with thyroid problems and my moods were up and down . My medicine was finally regulated and I thought this would be a normal visit since my doctor had moved to Birmingham and Dr Hubbard was in the same office as Dr Bonner. I was wrong . He changed all my medicines. When I questioned him about the change of my medication he said I had insulted him. My visit was a terrible experience and will not be back . I can't believe he has any patients with his attitude .
Posted on January 31st, 2014
My first visit to psychiatrist, strictly for testing (classroom accommodations). Poor bedside manner. Overall uncomfortable experience. Would not go back unless I absolutely had to. He DID refer me for testing to a wonderfully intelligent doctor who diagnosed me accurately. For that I am thankful.
multiple drug test, no trust
Posted on January 9th, 2014
I allowed this man to play god on me. To chemically alter my state of mind. Which is a big deal the trust that I gave him was NOT given back. All this man does is write scripts and tell you to be back in 3 month's. He spends 10minutes and expects to know what medicine will work? I cursed in his office during an appointment I was paying for! And he said he doesn't want that language in his work. Very closed minded
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Posted on April 18th, 2011
I guess he hears what he wants to hear. Be extremely careful what you say because what he writes down can come back to haunt you. Said I had a problem with something that was entirely untrue and he should have been able to figure it out. Was no help with my actual problem, and I just got tired of taking the different medications that did not seem to help.
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