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    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctor - City
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross California
  • BCBS Blue Card

Doctors in Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of San Francisco, CA that specialze in Adolescent Medicine, Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

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Ratings & Comments

14 ratings with 4 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com when asked is excellent. Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com has been reviewed by 14 patients. The rating is 4.9 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com as provided by patient reviews is 5 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com
55 New Montgomery St
San Francisco, CA 94105

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adolescent Medicine

    Adolescent specialists are doctors who have advanced training in the health issues that adolescents face. These physicians deal with issues like the onset of puberty, reproductive health, eating disorders, irregular periods, mood changes, drugs and pressures from home and school. For girls entering adulthood, adolescent specialists can act as both pediatrician and gynecologist, so they only have to see one doctor for all their needs.

  • 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.

Doctors in Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com

  • Dr. Brent F Fletcher MD

    Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Adolescent Medicine

    San Diego, CA

    4.9
    (16)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Adolescent Medicine, Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry near Bayview Hunters Point Foundation For Com San Francisco, CA.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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