About Dr. Thomas A Aronson

Dr. Thomas A Aronson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Smithtown, NY, with another office in Saint James, NY. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Aronson has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

24 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas A Aronson is Great. Dr. Thomas A Aronson has been rated by 24 patients. From those 24 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Thomas A Aronson is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

SMITHTOWN PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES

2 Brooksite Dr Ste 220
Smithtown, NY 11787
(631) 265-0909

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THOMAS ALAN ARONSON MD

220 Lake Ave Ste 1
Saint James, NY 11780
(631) 265-0909

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Specialties

Dr. Thomas A Aronson has the following 2 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.<br>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. Thomas A Aronson has the following 12 expertise

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

Board Certifications

Dr. Thomas A Aronson is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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The Best

Beyond competent. Will always call you right back if needed. Great bedside manner. Knows his medicine and cares about patients like family! Dr. Aronson is outstanding!

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Dr. Aronson is the type of doctor that expects immediate results. This type of approach reminded me of my father. Not educated about mental illness and. difficulties. He compared my depression to other people dealing with it and said that my depression is not "bad." I haven't been to school for this field but even I know that's a big n

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2018, 2015)

    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.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2010, 2018)

    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, 2018, 2012, 2013)

    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.

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1980

  • University Of Pennsylvania Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

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