Dr. Joel Morton, DO

Dr. Joel Morton, DO

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Joel Morton, DO is a psychiatry specialist in Solvang, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 1994 and specializes in psychiatry and neurology.

684 Alamo Pintado Rd Ste A

Solvang, CA 93463

Contact Information

(805) 688-3038

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Top Care Areas

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Psychiatric Evaluation
more than 75% of peers
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
more than 70% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
more than 63% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Morton does not have any board certifications listed.

25  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • 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.


  • Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • La-Usc Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • La-Usc Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Childrens Hospital Los Angeles-Usc Affiliated
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Morton's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Morton'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. Morton is both caring and skilled and had made an incredible difference in the life of my severely autistic son. He promptly returns calls personally and goes out of his way to be attentive and helpful. Our family is very grateful for his expertise and highly recommend him to anyone with a...more
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My mother, who is bipolar, was Mr. Morton's patient. She told him she was going to stop taking her medication and that she didn't need to see him anymore. He allowed this. I later learned that he was prescribing her only Lexapro, an antidepressant. It is dangerous for any bipolar patient to solely...more
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Doctor Morton is an exceptional diagnostician and a wonderfully humane man. I would be honoured to refer any patient to him. Thank you. Lynda E Also his wife is a remarkable lady and takes care of all the office needs wonderfully
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dr. morten, doesn't take care of his patients, he has too many and he's unable to care for his patients properly. Dr. morten said ,he was available on the weekends for emergencies, and that clearly was not the case, I called on a wed. never returned my called and then I called on fri and Sunday...more
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