Dr. Shariq Refai

Psychiatry
Jacksonville, FL
12 years experience male

Locations

Baptist medical center

Jacksonville, FL

Address

800 Prudential Dr, Jacksonville, FL
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Cigna

Office

About

Bio

Shariq Refai, MD, obtained B.S. in Biology and in Health Science with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in Jacksonville, FL at the University of North Florida. This was followed by MD degree at St. Georges University School of Medicine. He trained in General Psychiatry at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu, HI and at JPS Health Network in Fort Worth, TX. He is Board eligible with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has practiced in Bangor, ME and in Jacksonville, FL specializing in the field of general adult psychiatry. Dr. Refai's patients enjoy his personalized treatment and focus on improving quality of life. His philosophy is that understanding human interaction is crucial to treatment, however, recognizing that each person is a product of their experiences and environment allows for individualized treatment. His concentration during treatment includes making sure that each patient has a team of providers and caregivers working together to come up with the best possible treatment strategy for each patient.

Specialties
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Psychiatry

Doctor Q&A

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
Seek profession help: you should see a psychiatrist and a therapist/counselor. you could have underlying anxiety or depression which if treated wold help you. A therapist ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
Doesnt sound good: doesnt sound like a good combination of medications. take medications only as prescribed.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
Not sleeping.: not sleeping enough.

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Testimonials
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Jul 19, 2014
Dr. Shariq Rafai is a knowledgeable and compassionate physician. Dr. Rafai's responses are detailed, concise, and practical. Additionally, Dr. Rafai demonstrates exceptional patient rapport. I am p...Read More
Oct 10, 2013
I strongly recommend Dr. Refai for his broad knowledge of medicine and psychiatry in particular, his straightforward answers, and his willingness to serve mankind here on Healthtap. I am pleased to ca...Read More
Jul 24, 2014
Dr. Refai s a phenomenal asset to HealthTap. His recommendations are spot-on and his years of experience certainly shines through. I even find myself learning from his knowledge in the field of Psych...Read More
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Thank you very much, I want to try and I have come so far, I don't take medication, I believe it has to do as well in the way he died and esoecially his son who did it. I will try the book, I worry ab...Read More
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Thank you for quick response, please tell any quick trick to cut down the weight bit more easy and shows the faster result.....
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I have a twin and it she is very healthy and im not and I stay depressed and she is always happy

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
Graduated 2008MD

Residency

QUEENS HOSPITAL CENTER

Residency

JPS HEALTH NETWORK

Residency

General Psychiatry

Residency

General Psychiatry

Awards

honors society

Affiliations

Acadia Hospital
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