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Dr. Sanford Finkel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Wilmette, IL, with other offices in Chicago, IL and Chicago, IL. Their specialties include Psychiatry. Dr. Finkel is affiliated with Evanston Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital and Highland Park Hospital. They speak English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Sanford Finkel has the following 19 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.


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

3127 Greenleaf Ave
Wilmette, IL 60091

111 N Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60602

5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637

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