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Geriatric Specialist (elderly care), Psychiatrist
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Portney is Good. Dr. Portney has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Portney, MD is board certified in Geriatric Psychiatry and Psychiatry.

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

Education & Awards

Dr. Portney graduated from Yale University, New Haven.


Dr. Portney has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Human Resource Institute of Boston 


  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert B Portney MD is a male Geriatic Psychiatrist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Robert B. Portney practice?
Dr. Robert Portney has 3 office locations.
Dr. Robert Portney practices Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Belmont, MA and Concord, NH.
See Boston Psychiatrists and Boston Geriatric Doctors.