Dr. Howard Moss, MD

Dr. Howard Moss, MD

Addiction Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Howard Moss, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1976 and specializes in addiction psychiatry and adult & adolescent psychiatry.Read his story

1150 Silverado St

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 222-8800

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Dr. Moss' Experience

Dr. Moss' 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 Addiction Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Moss' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Moss "Howard B. Moss, M.D. is currently Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California at Riverside School of Medicine and the former Associate Director for Clinical and Translational Research at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. He is a board-certified psychiatrist with added qualifications in the subspecialty of Addiction Psychiatry. He has authored over 175 peer-reviewed scientific journal publications and three books. He has been Professor of Psychiatry at University of Pennsylvania, Temple University, and the University of Pittsburgh prior to assuming his role at N.I.H. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Moss "I help my patients overcome their addictions by working with them in a collaborative, respectful, and pragmatic manner, that is sensitive to the importance of confidentiality. In general, my patient-care approach emphasizes using evidence-based treatment methods derived from research that will safely enhance the probability of a positive outcome and improve the well-being of my patients and their concerned loved ones."

2  Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

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

4  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Detoxification
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Drug Testing
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

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.


  • SUNY At B
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Wadsworth Vamc-Ucla
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • La County Usc Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Sepulveda Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • National Institutes O
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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