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About Dr. Bertholet Desir

Dr. Bertholet Desir, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Desir is affiliated with Interfaith Medical Center - Brooklyn Jewish Division, Brooklyn Hospital Center/Downtown Campus and Brooklyn Hospital Center - Caledonian Campus. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bertholet Desir is Good. Dr. Bertholet Desir has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Bertholet Desir is 2.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

1545 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11213
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Dr. Bertholet Desir 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. Bertholet Desir has the following 7 expertise

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

Dr. Bertholet Desir has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Bertholet Desir is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Interfaith Medical Center - Brooklyn Jewish Division
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center/Downtown Campus
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center - Caledonian Campus
  • Interfaith Medical Ctr
  • Interfaith Medical Center-Main Hospital Building
  • Education

    45 Years Experience

  • Universite D'Etat D'Haiti

    Graduated in 1968

  • Kingsboro Psychiatric Center


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Bertholet Desir accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO

Locations & Directions

1545 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY
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