About Dr. Janina R Galler

Dr. Janina R Galler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brookline, MA. She has 46 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Adolescent Medicine. Dr. Galler has received 3 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Janina R Galler is Great. Dr. Janina R Galler has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Janina R Galler is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address


1685 Beacon St
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 232-5888

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Dr. Janina R Galler 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.

  • Adolescent Medicine

    Adolescent specialists are doctors who have advanced training in the health issues that adolescents face. These physicians deal with issues like the onset of puberty, reproductive health, eating disorders, irregular periods, mood changes, drugs and pressures from home and school. For girls entering adulthood, adolescent specialists can act as both pediatrician and gynecologist, so they only have to see one doctor for all their needs.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Janina R Galler has the following 15 expertise

  • Depressive Disorder
  • Weight Gain
  • Learning Disorders
  • Birth Control
  • Insomnia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Acne
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Substance Abuse
  • Child Behavior Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder

Board Certifications

Dr. Janina R Galler is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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A Compassionate Soul

Dr. Galler is amazing, a quick intelligence, witty and bright.She is honest and a good listener and interacts, converses, and sums up what may seem perplexing to you at the time, helping you view it from a different perspective and deal with whatever it is in a positive way. I have seen her off and on over a long period of time and think she is a wonderful psychiatrist and caring person.

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Great doctor

Dr. Galler is compassionate, knowledgable and really smart! Her office is really pretty! She works with kids and adults- and helped our family out a lot.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    46 Years Experience

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1972

  • Massachusetts General Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Janina R Galler accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim ElevateHealth HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO

Locations & Directions

BROOKLINE PSYCHIATRY INC, 1685 Beacon St, Brookline, MA
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