Yehuda Oppenheim MD

Psychiatrist

ABOUT

One of Israel’s most experienced psychiatrists.

The experience is used to individually comprehend each new patient without interference from preconceived concepts.

Specializing in the use (and when not to use) medications in psychiatric disorders. Myths regarding psychiatric illness and treatment are dispelled.

Senior psychiatrist at Shaare Zedek Medical Center for 18 years, including Director of the hospital’s Alzheimer’s Disease Clinic for 10 years.
Attendance and participation in international conferences.
Work in all aspects of Psychiatry in ages 17-120, with special interest in Bipolar Illness, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Attention Deficit Disorder and behavioral disturbances due to organic brain disorders.


QUALIFICATIONS

Education:
Sydney University Medical School; Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

Year of Graduation:
1983

Years in Practice:
34

License No. and State:
Medicine 51762, Psychiatry 5566, Israel


Additional Credentials:

Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists


FINANCES

Average cost per session
700+ NIS

Insurance
None

Discounts Available
None

DISTANCE COUNSELING

Telephone Counseling




Last Updated: October 1, 2017

OFFICE LOCATION(S)

4 Menashe St.
Jerusalem
9350804




97226433812

SPECIALTIES

Alzheimers / Dementia, Anxiety / Panic, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Depression, Eating Disorders, Grief, Mood Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Phobias, Trauma / Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD, Postpartum Depression, Psychosomatic Disorders, Schizophrenia / Psychosis, Self-Harm / Suicide, Sleep / Insomnia, Professional and legal reports

CLIENT FOCUS

Age
Adults, Couples, Men, Women, Geriatric
Languages
Hebrew, English, Yiddish, German

TREATMENT APPROACH

Comprehensive psychiatric evaluation
Diagnosis and differential diagnosis
Psychopharmacological treatment combined with psychotherapy when appropriate
Detailed explanation of the above to the patient
Referral for therapy when appropriate