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About Dr. Barry W Rovner

Dr. Barry W Rovner, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Geriatric Medicine and Neurology. Dr. Rovner is affiliated with Wills Eye Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Rovner has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Barry W Rovner is Excellent. Dr. Barry W Rovner has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Barry W Rovner is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

1020 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Specialties

Dr. Barry W Rovner has the following 4 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.

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • 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. Barry W Rovner has the following 21 expertise

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Depressive Disorder
  • EOL Care
  • Senility
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Clinical Depression (Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic, Cognitive Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Dementia Testing
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Osteopenia
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Insomnia
  • Cognition Disorders

Dr. Barry W Rovner has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Barry W Rovner is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1980

  • University Of Pennsylvania Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 1020 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA

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