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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Wachsman is Excellent. Dr. Wachsman has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Wachsman, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders ADD
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Wachsman graduated from Washington University at St. Louis, Saint Louis.


Dr. Wachsman has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 
  • Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Murray Wachsman MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 40 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Richard M. Wachsman practice?
Dr. Richard Wachsman has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Wachsman practices Psychiatry near La Jolla, CA.
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