Dr. David M. Mcdowell

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Specialty:Addiction Medicine
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Phone:212-750-7801
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Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 3 reviews. Dr. David M. Mcdowell has a good overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Addiction Medicine-related: drug addiction, alcoholism
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RID: 2512548
26/12/12 3 4 2 4 I began going to Dr. McDowell some years ago on a recommendation. I urgently needed help, and I continued seeing him for about six months. During that time, I was making progress. Dr. McDowell is very informed and has a compassionate demeanor--but it turns out that is just a mask. When I lost my job and couldn't afford him anymore, he refused to renegotiate my fee, indicating that he had already adjusted his rate to accommodate me and wouldn't go further. So I had to stop seeing him. He had no one to refer me to. Jobless and in financial crisis, my life spiraled out of control. Obviously I don't blame Dr. McDowell for what I experienced when I was no longer his patient, but I do feel that he was somewhat greedy in refusing to even attempt to negotiate a fee I could afford.  Respond
RID: 1359263
09/02/11 5 5 5 5 Dr. McDowell is the Best! Finally, I found a psychiatrist that is caring and professional. He came highly recommended, and he more than lived up to his reputation. I recommend him absolutely!! 
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03/07/09 SYSTEM: 2 positive duplicate or disallowed ratings automatically removed 
RID: 627932
30/06/08 5 5 5 5 I have been to a lot of doctors in my life, and a lot of Psychiatrists, and I can say that Dr. McDowell is the best I have ever been to. He is thourough, proffessional, warm, and caring. I am very, very impressed.  Respond
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