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About Dr. Vivian P Kafantaris

Dr. Vivian P Kafantaris, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Glen Oaks, NY. She has 35 years of experience. Her specialties include Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Kafantaris has received 1 award. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vivian P Kafantaris is Bad. Dr. Vivian P Kafantaris has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Vivian P Kafantaris is 1.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Zucker Hillside Hospital

7559 263rd St
Glen Oaks, NY 11004
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Specialties

Dr. Vivian P Kafantaris has the following 4 specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • 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.

  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

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

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    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.

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Vivian P Kafantaris accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Zucker Hillside Hospital, 7559 263rd St, Glen Oaks, NY
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