Dr. Margo Thienemann, MD

Dr. Margo Thienemann, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Margo Thienemann, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and psychiatry.

900 Welch Rd Ste 400

Palo Alto, CA 94304

Contact Information

(650) 324-3241

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Major Depressive Disorder
more than 3% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Thienemann "As a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist, I evaluate the patient with their biological, individual, family and environmental factors in mind. I tailor treatment to the issues using appropriate psychotherapy and medication. I aim to help the patient return to function and flourish on his or her developmental trajectory."

2  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

3  Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

4  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Tex Hsc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Stanford University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Wisconsin Madison
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Tex Hsc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Stanford University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Margo Thienemann, MD
Dr. Thienemann's expertise and wisdom has allowed both of my sons return to full health. I am so grateful for her work and the care she has provided. When I consider how different our family life is now, compared to 1 year ago, I cannot believe the change. She is amazing.
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