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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Psychiatrist/neuro: I have great reluctance to accept the ADD label for anyone who did not have it as a kid. There are a great number of other issues of health/sleep/ nut ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Several possibilits: Your pcp can often start the process.Many pediatricians, neurologists, or developmental pediatricians work with this group of patients. Some complex c ... Read More
Dr. Francine Leof
28 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychol, Psychiatrst: The best way to go about diagnosing this often over diagnosed syndrome is to go to the experts - a child psychologist and a child psychiatrist. Thoug ... Read More
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Dr. Matthew Niemeyer
19 years experience Ophthalmology
A : A healthy young man like yourself would be well served by a family practice doctor in your community. Developing a relationship before you have probl ... Read More
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
ADD/Anxiety: A board certified adult psychiatrist would be your best bet.
Dr. Brian Buggie
17 years experience Psychiatry
Psychiatrist: You need a psychiatrist who can manage your medications if needed and also work on brief talk therapy for anxiety and techniques to improve your focus ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Several options.: A clinical psychologist or a psychiatrist would be good choices. Many pediatricians evaluate and treat add/ adhd if you are a minor. Take care.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
2 can: Your pediatrician should be able to do that. But for further management he/she may refer you to a pediatric psychiatrist.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Options: You can seek evaluation by a clinical psychologist or a psychiatrist. Neuropsychologists can also evaluate for add/ adhd.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If : If add is the only problem and you have been stable on the same medication on the same dosage for a while, then usually this can be followed by a gene ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Psychiatrists: Psychiatrists do.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sonober Umair
17 years experience Pediatrics
Reply : First you should discuss your symptoms with your primary care doctor and they will refer you to a psychiatrist if further help is needed.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
What kind of pressur: what kind of pressure? you need to see your doctor for a full evaluation, you are too young for any health problem. watch your diet stay on light to a ... Read More
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