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About Dr. Barbara A Smith

Dr. Barbara A Smith, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Coronado, CA, with another office in Westminster, CA. She has 22 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Barbara A Smith is Good. Dr. Barbara A Smith has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Barbara A Smith is 3.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Coronado Counseling Center

138 B Ave
Coronado, CA 92118
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200 Hospital Cir
Westminster, CA 92683
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Specialties

Dr. Barbara A Smith has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Barbara A Smith has the following 16 expertise

  • Sleep Disorders
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Depression
  • Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Mental Illness
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Insomnia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Personality Disorder

Board Certifications

Dr. Barbara A Smith is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Most Helpful Therapist in Thirty Years of Experience with Counselors

I would recommend this psychiatrist for any woman who needs a positive psychotherapeutic experience, Dr. Smith helped me througha serious bout of depression and helped me with medication. She was helpful in validating my experiences with "mean girls" who have grown into "mean women." She helped me remember my strengths &accomplishments as a woman and mother. Dr. Smith even wrote me a handwritten note after reading a newspaper article about some of my accomplishments. I have kept that meaningful note to remind me of my value, strength and perseverance.

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  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Accepted Insurance

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