Dr. Eric Levin

Psychiatry
41 years experience male

Locations

Retired

About

Bio

Graduated from La Faculte Libre de Medecine ,Lille France in 1980.Internship at Fitzgerald-Mercy Catholic Medical Center;as part of my residency,in General Psychiatry at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.Two years of Psychoanalytic Training.I opened a solo private Psychiatric practice in Chambersburg Pa., 40 minutes west of Gettysburg, in 1987.I closed the practice at the end of 2012. My interests were in addition to psychodynamics, the interface of general medicine and psychiatry and technology. In 1995, I computerized all my records using "Easy Psychiatric Record Keeper" developed by Dr.Patterson at Mass. General,[email protected] The last three years of my practice were exclusively Telepsychiatry. As of 12-1-14, I have retired from active direct clinical medicine.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Psychiatry

ADHD and Autism

Geriatric Psychiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

203 Answers
920 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Eric Levin
41 years experience Psychiatry
Some hormones: Depends upon what medication you are inquiring about. Moreover, many non-psychiatric meds can interact . The endocrine system is very complicated. Psy ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Levin
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: However, not all therapies are the same. Psychoanalysis is a very intense form of treatment usually 4-5 sessions per week. Psychotherapy is usually on ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Levin
41 years experience Psychiatry
Evaluation!!: Evaluation Never hurts. Cause could be general medical,neurological,endocrinologic even cardiac or psychiatric or psychological. Complete hx/pe/famhx ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

12
Recommendations
241
Thank you notes
VERY COMPASSIONATE AND KNOWLEDGABLE PHYSICIAN WHO MAINTAINS A KEEN INTEREST IN AREAS OUTSIDE HIS SPECIALTY. HIS ZEAL FOR LEARNING KEEPS HIM IN THE FOREFRONT OF INTERNET MEDICINE.
May 22, 2013
Dr Levin clearly has an outstanding knowledge base in psychiatry. He is providing a valuable service ot the public on Healthtap. I recommend Dr. Levin.
Mar 12, 2014
I am delighted to read your recommendations. I am thrilled you are doing this community a service with your insight and experience. Thank you.
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! I'm sorry that I was unable to answer earlier, but there were some problems with the server that I was using. May you always be successful in your practice and other en...Read More
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for your quick reply & helpful answer. Much appreciated!
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! what is pcp? my urine level is 5 for a long time...like 3-4 years

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

La Faculté Libre de Médecine de Lille,
MD

Residency

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Completed 1984

Affiliations

None
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less