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Robert L. Doyle, MD

617-724-6300 x1340096

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Overview

Departments

Psychiatry

Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Substance abuse
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Tic disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Autism and pervasive development disorder (PDD)
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Medical Education
  • MD, Louisiana State University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Board Certifications
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Behavioral Health
  • United Behavioral Health - MGH
Patient Age Group
Pediatric and Adult
Gender
Male

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Biography

Dr. Doyle completed a residency in Psychiatry and a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. While at Dartmouth, he served as chief resident for the General Psychiatry program and later for the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry program. He also completed a second fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine at MGH. Prior to entering medicine, Dr. Doyle earned a Masters of Arts in Humanities while practicing General Dentistry.

Dr. Doyle is focusing his research career on the treatment of autism and pervasive developmental disorders; however, he has extensive experience in the treatment of ADHD, mood disorders, and anxiety disorders as clinical researcher in the Pediatric Psychopharmacology Research Unit at MGH. He is on the editorial board of The International Journal of Immunology and Pharmacology, which was recently cited at one of the top ten scientific journals in Italy. In his first two years of practice at MGH and McLean Hospital, Dr. Doyle was honored with three Partners in Excellence Awards.

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Research & Publications

Research Summary
Dr. Doyle was the past Clinical Director of PDD Research in the Pediatric Psychopharmacology Unit at MGH. He has extensive research experience in research experience in ADHD through the life span, child and adolescent bipolar disorder. He also was involved with clinical trials in OCD, and Tourette's Syndrome. He is the aurthor of co-author on more than 30 peer reviewed articles and he wrote the chapter of stereotypic behaviors for the latest edition of Kaplan and Sadock's Comphrensive Textbook on Psychiatry. He current is preparing a chapter on autism for a textbook on consultation-liaison psychiatry through Oxford University Press. He serves on the editorial boards of three scientific journals: The Journal of Attention Disorders, The International Journal of Immunopathology and Pharmacology, and The European Journal of Inflammation. He also reviews articles for two other journals, Pediatrics and Autism.
Publications
He is the aurthor of co-author on more than 30 peer reviewed articles and he wrote the chapter of stereotypic behaviors for the latest edition of Kaplan and Sadock's Comphrensive Textbook on Psychiatry. He current is preparing a chapter on autism for a textbook on consultation-liaison psychiatry through Oxford University Press. He serves on the editorial boards of three scientific journals: The Journal of Attention Disorders, The International Journal of Immunopathology and Pharmacology, and The European Journal of Inflammation. He also reviews articles for two other journals, Pediatrics and Autism.

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Contact

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-724-6300 x1340096
Fax: 617-726-5567

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