Dr. Joel Morton, DO

Dr. Joel Morton, DO

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
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Dr. Joel Morton, DO is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Solvang, CA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

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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See how frequently Dr. Morton performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Morton does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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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.

Education

  • 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

Dr. Morton has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Morton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Morton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Morton to family and friends
3.8
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Morton's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Nipomo, CA |
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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Los Angeles, CA |
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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in Buellton ca |
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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in solvang ca |
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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