Dr. Lewis Engel, MD

Dr. Lewis Engel, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Lewis Engel, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1977 and specializes in psychiatry.

16055 Ventura Blvd Ste 828

Encino, CA 91436

Contact Information

(818) 784-9004

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

4  Conditions Treated

  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Psychiatric Diseases

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 Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Ucla-Va Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Va Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Engel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Engel's Reviews

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

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Dr. Engel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been seeing Dr. Engel for decades. There are many things I can comment on but the one thing that stands out in my mind is his ability to ask the right questions and listens to your answers. Dr Engel has unique insight that helps identify what the problem is. His responses are astute and spot...more
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Dr Engel saved my life. He is a specialist at artfully formulating the correct combinations of medication and helping so called "medication resistant" patients. He does a very thorough and careful work up of your history before deciding to prescribe, and once he does, is very receptive and...more
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Dr. is an exceptionally gifted Dr.. I had been to other Dr.'s and they were unable to give me the help I needed, much less tell me what was wrong. For oppener's I was was an alcoholic and didn't know it. Dr. Engel did and I have been sober for now for sometime. He is always available, his...more
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He has treated my severe illness for many years. I can honestly say that without his skill and compassion I would have given up a long time ago. He has treated my symptoms as solvable problems taking the time needed to explain the process and offer comfort and hope.
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