About Dr. Abdelrahman Abdelaziz
Dr. Abdel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He graduated medical school in 2010 with honors from October 6 University, Cairo, Egypt and ranked the 7th among his class. He successfully completed his training at the Delaware Psychiatric Center in Newcastle, Delaware and has served as chief resident.
During his residency, he was trained in memory care and geriatric psychiatry at the prestigious Swank Center for Memory Care and Geriatric Consultation in Wilmington, Delaware. Dr. Abdel is a consultant attending to several hospitals and organizations in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan. He also provides geriatric and memory care to several nursing home facilities.
He has had several clinical and leadership roles in various healthcare systems including Medical Director, telepsychiatry and long-term care facilities. In addition to his role as a physician, Dr. Abdel is a lecturer, researcher and an educator. He has participated in several clinical trials as an investigator and a sub-investigator working and hoping to find new FDA approved cures for mental and memory disorders. In 2019, he founded "My Psych Board” to prepare healthcare professionals and psychiatrists to pass the board exam. He has been teaching medical students and residents, as well as helping residency programs achieve ACGME accreditation.
When out of the office, Dr. Abdel enjoys traveling, reading and movies.
I have experience in working with patients a wide range of conditions including:
- Depression and bipolar disorder
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Anxiety Disorders, such as generalized anxiety, panic attacks, social phobia, and others
- Neuropsychiatric illnesses
- Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder
- Substance Use Disorders
- Memory Problems
I also work with people who may be dealing a variety of stressors such as:
- Job stress
- Social stressors
- Medical issues or medications affecting your emotional life