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About Dr. Yixiang Chen

Dr. Yixiang Chen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sparks, NV. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Chen is affiliated with West Hills Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services

480 Galletti Way
Sparks, NV 89431
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Specialties

Dr. Yixiang Chen 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. Yixiang Chen has the following 7 expertise

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Dr. Yixiang Chen has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • West Hills Hospital
  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • Fujian Medical University

    Graduated in 1982

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Yixiang Chen accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Anthem
    • Anthem HMO Nevada
    • Anthem NV Choice PPO
    • Anthem NV Pathway X HMO Ind Direct Access
    • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO

Locations & Directions

Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services, 480 Galletti Way, Sparks, NV
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