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Specialties & Research
Dr. Rita Shaughnessy, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.
- She has special expertise in 8 areas:
- Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
- Depressive Disorder
- Sleep Disorders
Education & Awards
Dr. Shaughnessy graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Shaughnessy has 3 hospital affiliations:
- Hahnemann University Hospital
- Norristown State Hospital
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Rita Ann Shaughnessy MD is a female Psychiatrist, has 22 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
- Where does Dr. Rita A. Shaughnessy practice?
- Dr. Rita Shaughnessy has 1 office location.
Dr. Rita Shaughnessy practices Psychiatry near Philadelphia, PA.
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