Dr. Alexei Michelson, MD

Dr. Alexei Michelson, MD

Addiction Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Alexei Michelson, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Moscow Medical and Dental Institute in 1990 and specializes in addiction psychiatry, child & adolescent psychiatry, and more.

24800 Chrisanta Dr Ste 260

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Contact Information

(949) 462-9114

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Health Net

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Dr. Michelson's Experience

Dr. Michelson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Addiction Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Forensic Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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5  Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Independent Medical Examiner
  • Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

14  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Medication Management
  • Psychodynamic Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Moscow Medical and Dental Institute
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Moscow Medical and Dental Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Moscow Medical Stomatological Institute Na Semasko
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Uc Irvine Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Uc Irvine Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ucla-San Fernando Valley Program
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Michelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Michelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Michelson to family and friends
27 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Michelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Michelson writes prescriptions well and has told me, with Bipolar Disorder, to pick myself up by the bootstraps and that I have a great life. I chose another psychiatrist and needed my records sent. The office sent 1 page of history of an 11 year relationship.????????
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I have seen Dr. Michelson on and off for a couple years and recommend him highly. I’ve had a very good experience with him getting help managing depression/anxiety symptoms and the related medication management. I’ve tried other psychiatrists and never had a positive experience until I went to...more
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Very good service and treatment results.
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Several years ago, I lost my teenage son to a car accident. Needless to say, I fell experienced a period of hopeless depression. Eventually, I learned to accept my loss and recovered from grief. Although there were many factors leading to my recovery, DR. Michelson's was an integral part of it....more
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