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About Dr. Manuel Hernandez

Dr. Manuel Hernandez, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Washington, DC. He has 63 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Hernandez is affiliated with Washington DC VA Medical Center and Va Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Manuel Hernandez is Great. Dr. Manuel Hernandez has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Manuel Hernandez is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Washington DC VA Medical Center

50 Irving St NW
Washington, DC 20422
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Specialties

Dr. Manuel Hernandez 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.

  • Expertise

    7 Expertise

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Washington DC VA Medical Center
  • Va Medical Center
  • Education

    63 Years Experience

  • Universidad De Zaragoza

    Graduated in 1950

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Manuel Hernandez accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Washington DC VA Medical Center, 50 Irving St NW, Washington, DC
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