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About Dr. Tushar J Mehta

Dr. Tushar J Mehta, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Altoona, PA. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tushar J Mehta is Great. Dr. Tushar J Mehta has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Tushar J Mehta is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

James E Van Zandt VA Medical Center

2907 Pleasant Valley Blvd
Altoona, PA 16602
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Specialties

Dr. Tushar J Mehta 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. Tushar J Mehta has the following 11 expertise

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

Reviews

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f*** you

worst appointment ever, refused to listen to anything i had to say. he refused to treat me or offer help because he didnt have enough information even tho i gave it to him. he was 30 min late because he was standing in the hall chatting and then lied about him using that time to review my medical records. so in short i was written off and treated like crap

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Locations & Directions

James E Van Zandt VA Medical Center, 2907 Pleasant Valley Blvd, Altoona, PA
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