Cara M Yergen

Cara M Yergen, M.D., FAPA

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Department: MD-PSYCHIATRY
Business Phone: (772) 794-1082
Business Email: yergen@ufl.edu

About Cara M Yergen

Cara Yergen, MD, FAPA is a board-certified psychiatrist. She is a diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and has been granted recognition as a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Yergen was born and raised in Massachusetts and completed her residency training at the Institute of Living at Hartford Hospital. She spent her final year in residency as the chief psychiatry resident. Dr. Yergen has been practicing Psychiatry in Florida since 2009. In her years since training Dr. Yergen has practiced in many different settings giving her a solid well-rounded knowledge and experience base.

Accomplishments

Boelhouwer Award for clinical achievement & qualities of leadership
2009 · Hartford Hospital/Institute of Living, Hartford, CT

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Psychiatry
Subspecialties
  • Adult Psychiatry
Areas of Interest
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Illness anxiety disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Social anxiety disorder
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Depressive Disorders

Education

Residency in Psychiatry
2009 · Hartford Hospital, Institute of Living
Medical Degree
2005 · Saba University School of Medicine
Master of Science in Health Science
2001 · American University of the Caribbean

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(772) 794-1082
Emails:
Business:
yergen@ufl.edu