Cliff Singer MD, MD, DLFAPA, AGSF


Dr. Cliff Singer is a psychiatrist and geriatrician, coming to Maine in 2010 after many years at Oregon Health and Science University and the University of Vermont. He is now Chief of the Center for Geriatrics Cognitive and Mental Health at Northern Light Acadia Hospital in Bangor, Maine and Research Professor at the University of Maine. He leads a multidisciplinary team at the Mood and Memory Clinic at Northern Light Acadia Hospital and the Robert C. Strauss Alzheimer’s Disease Research Program. He was the founding president of the Oregon Geriatrics Society and past president of the Maine Dirigo Geriatrics Society. He’s received awards for research and clinical work with older adults in both Oregon and Maine. The Maine Council on Aging gave him their annual “Trailblazer Award” for innovations in clinical care and research in dementia. And the Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center Family Medicine Residents gave him their Faculty Teaching Award in 2016. He’s been selected by peers to “Best Doctors in America” every year since 2004.  Referrals will go to the multidisciplinary Mood and Memory Clinic at Northern Light Acadia Hospital.


Older adults with mood disorders, complex neuropsychiatric conditions and neurocognitive disorders. People interested in clinical trials for neurocognitive disorders such as Alzheimer's disease or disease-modifying treatments for Alzheimer's disease are also encouraged to contact us.

  • Assessment - Brief memory screening
  • Assessment - Capacity: Financial Decision Making
  • Assessment - Capacity: Independent Living
  • Assessment - Capacity: Medical Decision Making
  • Assessment - Neuropsychological (e.g., formal dementia evaluation)
  • Coaching / Consultation - End of Life care
  • Coaching / Consultation - Caregiving
  • Coaching / Consultation - Dementia care
  • Medication consultation
  • Medication management

Accepted Insurance

Major Insurance Providers

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BCBS Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Self-Pay
  • Tricare Humana Military Insurance/Tricare
  • United Healthcare / United Behavioral Health (UBH) / Optum

Practice Information

Street Address 268 Stillwater Avenue
City, State Bangor, Maine
State(s) of Licensure Maine
Languages English
Online/Telehealth Yes
In-Person/Office Setting Yes
Home-Based No
Prescribe Medication? Yes
Website Not Available