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ADHD is the most common neurobehavioral disorder of childhood, and Dr. Mitchel Katz, MD is available to diagnose and treat this condition in children and adults.
ROCKY HILL, CT, November 23, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- At Connecticut ADHD Associates, Dr. Mitchel Katz, MD is a physician that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders in children and adults. To help with diagnosis and ADHD treatment, Dr. Katz offers further information about ADHD for parents and children.
"It is important to understand what ADHD is, so that we can properly and accurately diagnose and treat it. While ADHD is one of the most common neurobehavioral disorders of childhood, it is important to understand this disorder so that we can better manage it," said Dr. Mitchel Katz, an ADHD doctor in Connecticut.
Finding the right ADHD treatment, including medications and behavioral therapies are crucial in managing ADHD. At Connecticut ADHD Associates, Dr. Mitchel Katz works with each individual patient to determine the best treatment option for his or her individual condition. ADHD treatment in Connecticut is different from person to person, as each individual reacts differently to treatment.
"The key behaviors of ADHD are inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. It is normal for all children to sometimes experience these behaviors, but for children with ADHD, these behaviors are more severe and occur more often," stated Dr. Katz, at Connecticut ADHD Associates. "To properly diagnose a child with ADHD, the child must have these symptoms for six or more months and to a degree that is greater than other children of the same age."
Children mature at different rates and have different personalities, temperaments and energy levels. It is normal for children to get distracted, act impulsively and struggle to concentrate at one time or another, but it does not always mean he or she has ADHD. Symptoms of ADHD usually appear early in life-between the ages of three and six. By visiting Dr. Mitchel Katz at ADHD Associates in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, children will receive the care they need to overcome their symptoms.
When a diagnosis has been made, Dr. Mitchel Katz offers various ADHD treatment options in Connecticut. Dr. Katz will determine the best form of treatment for each individual child-usually a combination of medication and behavior therapy. Parents should contact Dr. Mitchel Katz of Connecticut ADHD Associates for more information on ADHD diagnosis and treatment. It is Dr. Katz' goal to provide proper treatment for children and adults with ADHD, so that they can live their life without complications.
For more information on diagnosis and treatment of ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders by Dr. Michael Katz at Connecticut ADHD Associates, patients can visit the website at http://www.mitchelkatzmd.com.
About Connecticut ADHD Associates: Dr. Mitchel Katz, MD FAAP is the founder, owner and operator of Connecticut ADHD Associates and offers autism and ADHD treatments for patients in Connecticut. Dr. Katz is a board certified physician who has been practicing in the central Connecticut area for more than 20 years. He received his undergraduate degree from Bucknell University and his medical degree from Loyola University of Chicago. After graduating, Dr. Mitchel Katz completed his residency training at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He is currently the Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Bristol Hospital and was a past Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Middlesex Hospital. In addition to his schooling, Dr. Katz has also received subspecialty training at Massachusetts General hospital as well as Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in NYC. Dr. Mitchel Katz continues to lecture on ADHD, ASDs, and other developmental and behavioral issues.
Dr. Mitchel Katz, MD
1086 Elm Street Suite #101A
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
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