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About Dr. Irwin Elstein

Dr. Irwin Elstein, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Queens Village, NY. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Irwin Elstein is Bad. Dr. Irwin Elstein has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Irwin Elstein is 1.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Creedmoor Psychiatric Center

7925 Winchester Blvd
Queens Village, NY 11427
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Specialties

Dr. Irwin Elstein has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • 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

    9 Expertise

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

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  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • Wroclaw Medical University

    Graduated in 1981

  • Montefiore Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Irwin Elstein accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, 7925 Winchester Blvd, Queens Village, NY
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