About Dr. Jeffrey L Anker

Dr. Jeffrey L Anker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Buffalo, NY. He has 49 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Anker is affiliated with Kaleida Health Buffalo General Medical Center and Mercy Hospital Of Buffalo. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

6 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jeffrey L Anker is Excellent. Dr. Jeffrey L Anker has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Jeffrey L Anker is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

UNIVERSITY PSYCHIATRIC PRACTICE INC

4955 N Bailey Ave Ste 130
Buffalo, NY 14226
(716) 835-1246

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Specialties

Dr. Jeffrey L Anker has the following 2 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.<br>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. Jeffrey L Anker has the following 12 expertise

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

Reviews

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Patient, kind and intense listener

First Psychiatrist who did not make me feel like they were pushing meds on me and shuffling me out the door. Very professional and thorough.

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Five Stars

Very caring and does all he can to get to the root of problems and treats accordingly. Allows and respects personal choices.

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25 minutes
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Boulder psychiatric institute,1981

Dr.Anker was a good psychiatrist for me.He helped me quite a bit.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    49 Years Experience

  • State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1969

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

UNIVERSITY PSYCHIATRIC PRACTICE INC, 4955 N Bailey Ave Ste 130, Buffalo, NY
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