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Which doctors specialize in schizophrenia?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: PsychiatrIsts
Specialize in treating schizophrenia.

In brief: PsychiatrIsts
Specialize in treating schizophrenia.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Cyma Khalily
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: PSYCHIATRISTS
Most likely the primary doctor that deals with schizophrenia is a psychiatrist.

In brief: PSYCHIATRISTS
Most likely the primary doctor that deals with schizophrenia is a psychiatrist.
Dr. Cyma Khalily
Dr. Cyma Khalily
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Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Psychiatrists.
Psychiatrists have the most experience with diagnosing schizophrenia.
A psychiatrist should be involved in making a schizophrenia diagnosis whenever possible.

In brief: Psychiatrists.
Psychiatrists have the most experience with diagnosing schizophrenia.
A psychiatrist should be involved in making a schizophrenia diagnosis whenever possible.
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Dr. Mark Reynolds
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Dr. Kevin Passer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Schizophrenia
I strongly suggest someone with schizophrenia be under the regular care of a psychiatrist, not an internist or family practitioner. As a psychiatrist, I have had specialized training and experience in treating schizophrenia.
As a physician, i know how to treat a wide variety of conditions such as diabetes or high blood pressure, but choose not to do so as I am not an expert for those conditions.

In brief: Schizophrenia
I strongly suggest someone with schizophrenia be under the regular care of a psychiatrist, not an internist or family practitioner. As a psychiatrist, I have had specialized training and experience in treating schizophrenia.
As a physician, i know how to treat a wide variety of conditions such as diabetes or high blood pressure, but choose not to do so as I am not an expert for those conditions.
Dr. Kevin Passer
Dr. Kevin Passer
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Psychiatrists
Psychiatrists are medical doctors who specialize in schizophrenia.
Psychiatrists can prescribe drugs, do talk therapy, and admit patients to psychiatric units at hospitals. Because many people have schizophrenia, most internists and family practice doctors are able to help take care of schizophrenia.

In brief: Psychiatrists
Psychiatrists are medical doctors who specialize in schizophrenia.
Psychiatrists can prescribe drugs, do talk therapy, and admit patients to psychiatric units at hospitals. Because many people have schizophrenia, most internists and family practice doctors are able to help take care of schizophrenia.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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