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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Fitzhugh is Excellent. Dr. Fitzhugh has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.6
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Walter Fitzhugh, MD, MPH is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Fitzhugh graduated from Boston University . He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Rhode Island
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Providence Metro Area


Dr. Fitzhugh has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Joseph Health Services 
  • Kent County Hospital 


  • Portuguese

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Additional Information
Dr. Walter D Fitzhugh MD and MPH is a male Psychiatrist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Walter D. Fitzhugh practice?
Dr. Walter Fitzhugh has 1 office location.
Dr. Walter Fitzhugh practices Psychiatry near Lincoln, RI.
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