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About Dr. Peta J Clarkson

Dr. Peta J Clarkson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Wilmington, DE. She has 21 years of experience. Her specialties include Adolescent Medicine and Psychiatry. Dr. Clarkson has received 3 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peta J Clarkson is Great. Dr. Peta J Clarkson has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Peta J Clarkson is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Norman Broudy Md And Associates

825 N Washington St
Wilmington, DE 19801
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Dr. Peta J Clarkson has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Peta J Clarkson has the following 12 expertise

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


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Two Stars

Dr Clarkson is kind, but I never feel like she's listening to me. Sometimes I feel rushed in my appointments, like she is stressed out and just wants to get through it. She also never really gave me a diagnosis or explained what the medications she prescribed are supposed to be treating. This is a very busy practice and it is impossible to reschedule appointments. If you call even a week in advance to reschedule, it'll be another month before you can get a new appointment, way after you're due to come in. The receptionists aren't always courteous either.

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I was very fortunate to get a recomended by a friend to Dr. Clarkson. A true pleasure to be her patient. Very caring and great communication with my therapist. I only wish I was a better patient. Any way I feel lucky to have her as my doctor.

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Dr. Clarkson is a rare find!

Dr. Clarkson is one of the most caring doctors I have ever had. She takes her time and really listens to you. Appointments are usually 15 minutes but you don't feel rushed if she needs to spend extra time with you she will and that's why I don't mind waiting for my appt because she is taking the time with the patient before me. I highly recommend this doctor!

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2014)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • University Of The Witwatersrand

    Graduated in 1997

  • University Of Texas Health Science Center


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Peta J Clarkson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO

Locations & Directions

Norman Broudy Md And Associates, 825 N Washington St, Wilmington, DE
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