Yehuda Oppenheim MD

Psychiatrist

Verified Verified

OFFICE LOCATION(S)

  • 4 Menashe St.
  • Jerusalem
  • 9350804
  •  
Yehuda Oppenheim MD

Psychiatrist

Verified Verified

OFFICE LOCATION(S)

  • 4 Menashe St.
  • Jerusalem
  • 9350804
  •  

ABOUT

One of Israel's most experienced psychiatrists.

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

Specializing in the use (and when not to use) medications in psychiatric disorders.

Myths regarding psychiatric illness and treatment are dispelled, and patients are helped to clearly understand a given diagnosis and treatment. 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.

Involvement in all aspects of clinical 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.

Involvement of spouses, parents and other family members in the treatment process with patient's agreement. 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education:

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

  • Year of Graduation:

    1983

  • Years in Practice:

    36

  • License No.:

    Medicine 51762, Psychiatry 5566, Israel

Additional Credentials:

Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

FINANCES

  • Insurance

    None

  • Discounts Available

    None

DISTANCE COUNSELING

Telephone Counseling

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
Postpartum Depression
Psychosomatic Disorders
Schizophrenia / Psychosis
Self-Harm / Suicide
Sleep / Insomnia
Trauma / Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD

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

SERVICES OFFERED

Individual Therapy