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About Dr. Stephen E Risen

Dr. Stephen E Risen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Jenkintown, PA. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen E Risen is Excellent. Dr. Stephen E Risen has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Stephen E Risen is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Stephen E Risen Md

261 Old York Rd Ste 411
Jenkintown, PA 19046
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Dr. Stephen E Risen has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Expertise

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

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Dr Risen is an expert in his field

My experience with Dr Risen has had a major impact on my life. It's difficult to make a determination of how my life would have turned out had I not had the experience provided by Dr Risen, however, I feel safe in saying my quality of life has vastly improved as a result of my extended treatment with him! His input provided me with the tools to make choices freely, sans unconcious demons guiding (or misguiding) me! Thank you Dr. Risen.

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  • Education

  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
  • Hahnemann University Hospital


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Stephen E Risen Md, 261 Old York Rd Ste 411, Jenkintown, PA
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