Dr. Peter Hirsch, MD

Dr. Peter Hirsch, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
(6)
Save
Dr. Peter Hirsch, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1977 and specializes in psychiatry.

3201 Wilshire Blvd

Santa Monica, CA 90403

Contact Information

(310) 630-3717

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Hirsch

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Adjustment Disorder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Suicidal Ideation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hirsch's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
Less
Read Less

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

  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hirsch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hirsch does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hirsch and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hirsch's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hirsch

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(4)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(2)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Hirsch?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Hirsch's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Peter Hirsch, MD
RecentHighestLowest
Reply
I've been a patient of Dr. Hirsch since 1996. He's been my meds doc the entire time. After a number of years of experiencing other docs who didn't know their meds like Hirsch does. I've stayed with him due to his level of knowledge and expertise. He's always been professional with a great...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option2
Jim in Torrance, CA – Jan 29, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Peter Hirsch, MD?
Reply
Dr. Hirsch is the best doctor of psychiatry I have ever been blessed with. Dr. Hirsch puts his patients first and listens to my needs to develop a medical treatment plan that keeps me stable and helps me move to recovery.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option1
Christopher Pesavento Jr in Irvine, CA – Aug 13, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Peter Hirsch, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Hirsch?