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About Dr. Reuben M Allen

Dr. Reuben M Allen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Decatur, GA, with another office in Lawrenceville, GA. He has 48 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Allen is affiliated with Emory University Hospital at Wesley Woods. Dr. Allen has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Reuben M Allen is Excellent. Dr. Reuben M Allen has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Reuben M Allen is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Georgia Regional Hospital At Atlanta

3073 Panthersville Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
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Summitridge Center Psychiatry Addiction Medical

250 Scenic Hwy
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
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Specialties

Dr. Reuben M Allen 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. Reuben M Allen has the following 13 expertise

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

Dr. Reuben M Allen has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2017)

    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 (2016, 2017)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    48 Years Experience

  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School

    Graduated in 1970

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Reuben M Allen accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO

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