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Dr. Riffat Ashai, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry*
2.9 (37)
Map Pin Small Columbia, MD
Accepting new patients
45 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Riffat Ashai, MD

Dr. Riffat Ashai, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Columbia, MD. They specialize in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, has 45 years of experience, and is board certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. They graduated from Fatima Jinnah Medical College Wom and is affiliated with Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Dr. Ashai, completed a residency at University of MD Med Sys. Patients rated Dr. Ashai an average 2.9 star rating.

Dr. Ashai works at Practice in Columbia, MD. They frequently treat conditions like Anxiety, Major Depressive Disorder and Panic Disorder along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Ashai's Office Locations

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    9520 Berger Rd Ste 203, Columbia, MD 21046 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (410) 290-6940
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    9891 Broken Land Pkwy Ste 210, Columbia, MD 21046 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (667) 668-2566
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    7130 Minstrel Way Ste 212, Columbia, MD 21045 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (410) 290-6940

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  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center

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Anxiety
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Major Depressive Disorder
Panic Disorder
Mood Disorders (Dysthymia and Cyclothymia)
Chronic Depression (Dysthymia)
Delusional Disorder
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Anorexia
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Antisocial Personality Disorder
Autism
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Binge Eating Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Bulimia
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Conduct and Other Emotional Adolescent Disorders
Conduct Disorder
Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Dissociative Disorder
Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Eating Disorders
Impulse Control Disorders
Marijuana Addiction
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
Opioid Dependence
Personality Disorders
Phobia
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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizophreniform Disorder
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
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    2.9
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    About Dr. Riffat Ashai, MD

    Specialties*
    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

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    • 45 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1003857038
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of MD Med Sys
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Fatima Jinnah Medical College Wom
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Riffat Ashai, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ashai is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ashai has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ashai has seen patients for Anxiety, Major Depressive Disorder and Panic Disorder, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ashai on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    37 patients have reviewed Dr. Ashai. The overall rating for this provider is 2.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ashai.

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