Dr. Hung-teh Kao MD
Psychiatrist | Psychiatry345 Blackstone Blvd Providence RI, 02906
Dr. Hung-teh Kao is a psychiatrist practicing in Providence, RI. Dr. Kao is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Kao diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Kao may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy or talk therapy, psychosocial interventions and more, depending on each individual case. Different medications that a psychiatrist might prescribe include antidepressants, antipsychotic mediations, mood stabilizers, stimulants, sedatives and hypnotics. Dr. Kao treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.
Education and Training
University of Manitoba / Faculty of Medicine MD
University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine 1980
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN
- Bipolar Disorder
- Opiate Dependence
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