Psychiatrist in Lexington, Massachusetts Howard Hernandez, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 0-26

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in Lexington, Massachusetts Howard Hernandez, MD

Howard Hernandez, MD

Dr. Hernandez provides psychiatric and psychopharmacological (medical) consult, assessment, and treatment of individuals with ages 3 years to 30 years. He has a family systems and strength-based approach to treatment. He also provides psychiatric consults whether medication is indicated, can be helpful, or not advised.

All new patients must be currently receiving regular psychotherapy unless deemed otherwise. If a patient is wishing to obtain psychotherapy, they may request such services at LifeStance Health at the same time. Telehealth option would be possible if deemed clinically appropriate.

His clinical interests include positive psychology, anxiety and mood disorders, attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADD/ADHD), post-traumatic stress, psychosis, personality disorders, LGBTQI2-S and minority populations health; relationship difficulties; cultural psychiatry and child behavioral issues and collaborating with systems of care for the patient and family.

Expertise

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Behavioral Health Systems (BHS)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Centivo
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits
  • Tufts

Interventions

  • Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness

Populations

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • LGBTQ+

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please call us at 781-551-0999 to schedule an appointment with Howard Hernandez.

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