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About Dr. Arthur Africano

Dr. Arthur Africano, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Norwalk, CT. He has 50 years of experience. His specialties include Addiction Medicine and Psychiatry. Dr. Africano is affiliated with Silver Hill Hospital and Norwalk Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

147 East Ave
Norwalk, CT 06851
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Specialties

Dr. Arthur Africano has the following 2 specialties

  • Addiction Medicine

    An addiction medicine specialist is a doctor who treats patients with addictions to substances like drugs and alcohol or, in some cases, behaviors like gambling. Many of these specialists also treat the diseases that stem from these addictions.
    These physicians are specially trained to prevent and treat the disease of addiction via psychiatric means, or other fields of medicine like family or internal medicine.

  • Psychiatry

    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.

  • Expertise

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  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Africano is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Silver Hill Hospital
  • Norwalk Hospital
  • Education

    50 Years Experience

  • UMDNJ

    Graduated in 1963

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Arthur Africano accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

147 East Ave, Norwalk, CT
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