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About Dr. Phyllis Cath

Dr. Phyllis Cath, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA. She has 43 years of experience. Her specialties include Child Psychiatry and Psychiatry. Dr. Cath is affiliated with Davies Medical Center and Out of State Hospital. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Phyllis Cath is Great. Dr. Phyllis Cath has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Phyllis Cath is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

2504 Clay St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Specialties

Dr. Phyllis Cath has the following 2 specialties

  • Child Psychiatry

    A pediatric/adolescent psychiatrist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating mental and emotional conditions in young children and adolescents.
    These specialists study psychopathological disorders and their causes in order to prevent and identify them in their patients. These disorders may be caused by biological, psychosocial, genetic, demographic, or environmental factors, a patient's history, or any combination of these factors.
    Pediatric/adolescent psychiatrists treat patients through a variety of interventions including medical treatment, behavior therapy, cognitive-behavior therapy, problem solving techniques, family therapy, parent training, psychodynamic therapy, and consultation with the patient's primary care physician or school professionals.

  • 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. Phyllis Cath 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

Reviews

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Two Stars

Dr. Cath is an incredibly gifted, kind, empathic analysts ever. I spent quite a while seeing her is therapy and analysis, and she helped me tremendously.

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Re: The Best Doctor

I met Dr. Cath when I was in my late teens and quite troubled.She was a warm,caring and extremely perceptive doctor.I have always thought that if I had been able to continue therapy with her my life might have been completely different and I would have had a chance at being a happy, healthy and successful person.I will always be grateful for the time she spent with me and I will never forget her kindness and concern for my well being.She is an angel and I wish her much happiness in her life.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Davies Medical Center
  • Out of State Hospital
  • Education

    43 Years Experience

  • Boston University

    Graduated in 1970

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

2504 Clay St, San Francisco, CA
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