Robert Benjamin, M.D.

  • Board Certified Psychiatrist (American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology)
  • Addiction Medicine Specialist (American Society of Addiction Medicine)
  • Licensed to practice medicine in Pennsylvania and New Jersey
  • Formerly Medical Director, Psychiatry, St. Luke’s Quakertown Hospital
  • Certified by Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to prescribe restricted, scheduled pharmaceuticals, including Suboxone, Subutex, Zubsolv, etc

Insurance Not Accepted for Psychiatric Appointments. As a courtesy, we will assist in obtaining a prior authorization for medications.

Services

Expert psychopharmacology (use of psychiatric medications) consultations
and second opinions for

  • Family Medical Practitioners (Primary Care Physicians) and Nurse Practitioners
  • Psychiatrists and Neurologists who request psychopharmacologic consultations
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Psychotherapists and Counselors

Hours and Fees

Hours: By Appointment Only
Weekdays: Monday-Friday
Evenings: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Psychiatric Evaluation..........................................$280

Full Session, Psychotherapy/Medications....................$200

Brief Session, Psychotherapy/Medications...................$150

If you wish to use a debit card or credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover), click on our PayPal link and follow the instructions. Note that this transaction must be done at least forty-eight hours in advance of your appointment so that it can be posted and we can confirm that it has been paid.

Diagnosis and Treatment of:

Psychiatric and Neuropsychiatric conditions including

  • Depression of all varieties
  • Bipolar Disorder and Subtypes
  • Attention Deficit Disorder in Adolescents, pre-Adolescents, and Adults
  • Psychotic conditions (Paranoia, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, etc)
  • Anxiety and Panic Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Dissociative Disorders

Addictions to

  • Alcohol
  • Prescription Drugs and Street Drugs
  • Other addictive conditions such as Tobacco, Gambling, Sexual Addictions

(Some of the pharmaceuticals used to help people with sobriety are Campral, Naltexone, Vivitrol, and Suboxone.)

Psychiatric Complications of Medical and Neurological Conditions including

  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis

Memberships

  • American Psychiatric Association
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Bucks County Medical Society
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine
  • Greater Philadelphia Society of Clinical Hypnosis

Education

Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
Accelerated entrance to medical school after three years

Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Graduated with Distinguished Honors
Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society (considered Phi Beta Kappa for physicians)

Internship in Medicine and Psychiatry

Pennsylvania Hospital
8th and Spruce Sts.
Philadelphia, PA

Psychiatry Residency

Institute of Pennsylvania Hospital
49th and Market Sts. Philadelphia, PA

Including subspecialty training in:

  • Addictions
  • Child and Adolescent Treatment
  • Marriage and Family Therapy