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About Dr. Kathleen Petruska

Dr. Kathleen Petruska, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brookline, MA. She has 16 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Petruska is affiliated with UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital, U Mass Health System, Marlborough Hosp and U Mass Memorial Medical Center. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kathleen Petruska is Excellent. Dr. Kathleen Petruska 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. Kathleen Petruska is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Brookline Village Ob/Gyn

1 Brookline Pl
Brookline, MA 02445
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Specialties

Dr. Kathleen Petruska 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. Kathleen Petruska 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. Kathleen Petruska has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Kathleen Petruska is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital
  • U Mass Health System, Marlborough Hosp
  • U Mass Memorial Medical Center
  • U Mass Memorial Med Ctr - Memorial Campus
  • Health Alliance Hospitals Inc
  • UMass Memorial Medical Center
  • Mental Health Clinic
  • Clinton Hospital
  • Education

    16 Years Experience

  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Brookline Village Ob/Gyn, 1 Brookline Pl, Brookline, MA
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