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"Never spent more than 15 minutes per session, More into writing scripts than listening Immediately placed on
dosage of Effexor, which" did nothing but make me feel worse. I eventually left after being told I would be on Effexor for life after asking to try something else. Also, the billing department kept inaccurate records. I refused to pay a $25 fee for missing an appointment even though I had given 24 hours notice. I could easily afford the $25, but it was a matter of principle to me. They even threatened to "ruin my credit rating". If you just want a little small talk and a script, she's your lady. But if you are really looking for help with a real issue from a caring doctor, my advice is to look elsewhere.

-Ray T.

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the following to be essential facts about her practice: • Her specialty is children’s psychiatry. Her office walls are covered" with children’s art; crayons and markers abound; and toys may sometimes be seen. • She has had a lengthy and successful history at KP. This is both important and rare. I believe that Behavioral Medicine has suffered from a rather high turnover rate. If you want someone who will be there for you today, next year, and five years from now, she should be on your short list. • Although English is her second language, she is totally fluent, and understands the culture and customs of our community. • She considers the “whole patient”. In my case, that means paying attention to sleep apnea, diabetes, and degenerative disc disease. She enjoys a superior reputation among KP staff and she has engendered supportive relationships with my PCP (primary care physician) and other specialists. • I have enjoyed amazingly swift responses to e-mail questions and concerns (sometimes here hours). This is very important, because scheduling a routine visit usually requires waiting for weeks. She is heavily booked. Nevertheless, when I have a consult with her I have never felt that she was rushing me—I had her total and compassionate attention. That’s a big deal. • Despite the pace of her practice, she is an attentive listener, with whom a caring and supportive doctor-patient relationship is readily established. • She knows how to “work the system” with regard to treatment alternatives, especially with regard to psychotropic medications (“the meds”). She explains alternatives, we discuss benefits and challenges, and we agree upon a course of therapy—which can readily be altered by e-mail based upon my practical response to the same. • If you are seeking: (a) competency; (b) compassion; and (c) longevity, I recommend Dr. Sahami without any reservations.

-russell H.

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At this time, it appears that no one has added them to the List by writing a review on the practice. Companies are added to the List by voluntarily registering their profile with Angie's List, or when a consumer reviews their services.

A little online sleuthing reveals that the Reston, Va. Amen Clinic is run by Dr. Joseph Annibali, who does appear on Angie's List. If you need any additional help finding health providers you need, please contact our Member Services team at memberservices@angieslist.com or 1-888-944-LIST (5478). You can also Live Chat with us.
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Hello, this is Kyle K from the Member Care Department.

I apologize for my delay. I apologize, but Dr. Lily Tencza fall under our psychiatry category which is included in the Health list. Currently, you're enrolled in our Basic membership which only includes access to our Home list.

If you'd like to upgrade your membership to the Plus or Premium plan, we'll be happy to assist you with this search. If interested, give us a call at 1.888.944.5478 and we'll take care of this adjustment. Again, I do apologize for any misunderstanding.

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Hello, this is Kyle K from the Member Care Department.

I apologize for my delay and for any confusion caused, but Dr. Jensen falls under our Mental Health category which is included in the Health list. Currently, you're enrolled in our Basic membership which only includes access to our Home list.
 
If you'd like to upgrade your membership to the Plus or Premium plan, we'll be happy to assist you with this search. If interested, give us a call at 1.888.944.5478 and we'll take care of this adjustment. Again, I do apologize for any misunderstanding.

Thanks for writing! - Kyle K
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Psychiatric Care reviews in Rockford

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Dr.
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had me on a drug for 12 years and now he says I need to get off the drug. I understand it is my fault I need to come off the drug because I did not take it as prescribed. Dr.
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said that to properly come off the drug I would need to be weaned off. However, Dr.
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has only given enough of a prescription for one week and told me to figure out the rest. So essentially I have to immediately find another medical professional to help me properly wean off the drug or I will become tremendously sick. I won’t die but there is no way I can tell my employer that I need to suddenly take two weeks off of work to go through withdrawal. In effect, Dr.
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left me hanging. There is a correct way and a wrong way to do things. I feel Dr.
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took the absolute wrong way to handle this situation. Two wrongs certainly don't make a right.
- Warren B.
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I was very impressed with Dr.
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. She is very soft spoken, thorough, and quite perceptive. I found her compassionate and knowledgeable about meds and also nutrition in relation to depression. I felt very confident in her competency in all pertinent areas. I am relieved to find a dr. who is truly focused on her patients.
- Marian L.
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I came in expecting nothing from him and within a month he proved that he was willing to consider all
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and within a year he had me on the right medication. He is very good at cleaning up messes that other psychiatrist have caused. He is very professional, always listens, and never judges when he is speaking with you. The appointments are normally 15 to 20 minutes.
- Susan W.
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The new patient paperwork listed his hourly rate as $250 per hour. He charged me $300 for an hour. Dr.
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was 20 minutes late and did not apologize for wasting my time. He spent 50 of those 60 minutes talking about himself, his personal life and how fat I am. He told me to stay away from buffets. At the end of the hour he wrote me a script. When I presented the script to the pharmacist, I found out that my insurance required a prior authorization, and so Dr.
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demanded even more money to do that work, and admonished me for not taking care of this administrative duty while I was with him during the first hour. He is arrogant and completely disrespectful, offering unwanted weight loss advice, which is outside of the scope of his license and none of his business. Dr.
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must weigh more than 200 pounds himself. Avoid people like him.
- Cyndi Y.
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For the emotional ties that are associated with having someone go thru detox, the staff and facility is very good. The facility is clean and very open. The staff is friendly and are good at keeping the family members informed of the patient progress.
- Edie M.
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She helps me manage my meds for depression, because I also take a lot of other medications for other things. She lets you talk and listens to you. It's easy to get in. Anytime you need an appointment, they'll have someone there. You can get in pretty quick, and everybody is really helpful.
- Margaret R.
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There was some confusion regarding the her type of practice scope. The first call was not returned. On 12/9/14 the confusion was resolved and my doctors office called to make appointment, with me present. Dr.
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staff was reached and the phone and fax information was verified. Dr.
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office wanted to review the referral before contacting me to make an appointment. All of my information was given over the phone. A referral was faxed. I received a copy of the referral which had Dr.
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information so I could follow up on the appointment. I also verified that all my contact information was correct on the referral.
On 12/12/14 I left a message on voicemail for new patient appointment. On 12/16/14 I called and spoke to temp who relayed the information the yes the office was open and had been open regular hours but
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was out today. Who
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was I have no idea. The temp would not take a message and suggested I call back the next day when
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would be back. I called 12/17/14 6 times never reached an actual person and finally left one message requesting a new patient appointment.
On 12/19/14 contacted my primary physician and requested referral for the other doctor listed on my insurance. They called Dr.
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office and left a message. On 12/23/14 my primary care physician informed me they made a new referral with a different doctor for January.
I CAN NOT BELIEVE I NEVER RECEIVED ANY TYPE OF COMMUNICATION FROM DR.
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OFFICE! At the very least the office should have contacted me and referred me to another physician. If the doctor doesn't even bother to return calls to another physician can you really trust her to respond to a patient's needs?
- Nancy S.
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I was unable to schedule an appointment with Dr.
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because they did not accept Tricare so if you are a Veteran/spouse or military member seek other providers on Angie's list that are willing to accept Tricare.
- Charles F.

All Psychiatrists in Rockford, IL

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

Anna Rohrbacher MD

2400 N Rockton Ave
Rockford

Anthony D'Souza MD

6072 Brynwood Dr Ste 205-207
Rockford

Carol Craig MD

526 W State St
Rockford

Carol Dubois MD

6066 Strathmoor Dr
Rockford

Crotts, Dr. Martha E.

5758 Elaine Dr
Rockford

Farah Pathan MD

1601 Parkview Ave
Rockford

Godfrey, Dr. Katherine

1415 E State St
Rockford

Grace Thundiyil MD

4402 N Main St
Rockford

Howard Paul MD

4402 N Main St
Rockford

Imad Albasha MD

1639 N Alpine Rd
Rockford

Imad M Al-Basha

1639 N Alpine Rd
Rockford

Jack Rodriquez MD

6072 Brynwood Dr
Rockford

Jafry, Dr. Shahina H

6078 Palo Verde Dr
Rockford

James Daly MD

3020 Charles St
Rockford

Jonathan O'Neil MD

2350 N Rockton Ave
Rockford

Jose Montes MD

6180 E State St Ste 2
Rockford

Katherine Godfrey MD

1415 E State St
Rockford

Philip Miner MD

2300 N Rockton Ave
Rockford

Rakesh Shah MD

1415 E State St
Rockford

Ramesh Vemuri MD

6180 E State St Ste 300
Rockford

Raymond Garcia MD

1601 Parkview Ave
Rockford

Reginald Givens MD

1401 E State St
Rockford

Richard Jaconette MD

526 W State St
Rockford

Rockford Ambulatory Center

4920 E State St
Rockford

Rockford Health Physicians

2300 N Rockton Ave
Rockford

Rockford Health Physicians

2350 N Rockton Ave
Rockford

Rockford Memorial Hospital

2400 N Rockton Ave
Rockford

Roger Johnson MD

3372 Conover Dr
Rockford

Steven Kouris DO

1601 Parkview Ave
Rockford

Swedish American Hospital

1415 E State St
Rockford

Syed Irfan MD

2819 Glenwood Ave
Rockford

Syed Mohiuddin MD

6090 Strathmoor Dr
Rockford

Uma Srivastava MD,MBBS,BS

4920 E State St
Rockford

Wight, Dr. David A

421 S Mulford Rd
Rockford

William Giakas MD

1639 N Alpine Rd
Rockford

William Wood MD

4873 MANHATTAN DRIVE
Rockford

Yehia Khoga MD

4402 N Main St
Rockford

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