A Psychiatrist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental disorders, emotional disorders, psychotic disorders, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance-related disorders, sexual and gender identity disorders and adjustment disorders. Biologic, psychological, and social components of illnesses are explored and understood in treatment of the whole person. Tools used may include diagnostic laboratory tests, prescribed medications, evaluation and treatment of psychological and interpersonal problems with individuals and families, and intervention for coping with stress, crises, and other problems.
- MD (Psychiatry & Neurology) - PONCE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Dr. Alfonso completed his Medical School in 1985 and since then he has helped with thousands of patients in Puerto Rico. His Patient base is even outside Puerto Rico and he is highly celebrated Practitioner in Ponce, PR.
- 35 Years
- Emotional and Mental Health