Dr. Robert B Ostroff MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Robert Ostroff is a psychiatrist in Hamden, Connecticut and is affiliated with Yale-New Haven Hospital. He received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 86 doctors at Yale-New Haven Hospital who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry

Clinical Interests: Bipolar Disorder, Electroconvulsive Therapy, Treatment Outcome, Antipsychotic Agents, Schizophrenia, Mental Disorders, Attempted Suicide, Anesthesia, Benzodiazepines

Hospital Affiliation

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Ranked #11 in Psychiatry

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Psychiatry, 1976 - 1977

Yale University School of Medicine
Residency, Psychiatry, 1977 - 1980

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 32 years in Psychiatry

CT State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Distinguished Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Association

Publications & Presentations

The use of electroconvulsive therapy in postpartum affective disorders.
Forray, A., Ostroff, R.B.

Imaging onset and propagation of ECT-induced seizures.
Enev, M., McNally, K.A., Varghese, G., Zubal, I.G., Ostroff, R.B., Blumenfeld, H.

Combined use of lamotrigine and electroconvulsive therapy in bipolar depression: a case series.
Penland, H.R., Ostroff, R.B.

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