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About Dr. Dorothy E Faris

Dr. Dorothy E Faris, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Longmont, CO. She has 30 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Faris is affiliated with Exempla West Pines Hospital Behavioral Health. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dorothy E Faris is Great. Dr. Dorothy E Faris has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Dorothy E Faris is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Longmont United Hospital

1950 Mountain View Ave
Longmont, CO 80501
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Specialties

Dr. Dorothy E Faris 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. Dorothy E Faris has the following 11 expertise

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

Board Certifications

Dr. Dorothy E Faris is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • University Of California Irvine School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • University Of New Mexico Health Sciences

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Longmont United Hospital, 1950 Mountain View Ave, Longmont, CO
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