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Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Psychiatry
No malpractice claims found
No sanctions found
No board actions found
Dr. Ambardar's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Ambardar "Dr. Ambardar's boutique private practice specializes in providing compassionate, experienced, confidential, and highly-customized psychiatric and psychotherapy services for adults, ages 18 and older, in the Beverly Hills, Malibu, and surrounding Los Angeles areas. Dr. Ambardar also offers Skype and phone coaching services to clients across the country and internationally as well. Dr. Ambardar graduated with Honors in Biological Sciences from Stanford University, received her M.D. from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, completed a clinical postdoctoral research fellowship at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and received her Adult Psychiatry residency training at St. Vincent's Hospital Manhattan/New York Medical College. She has worked for Kaiser Permanente Southern California as a Full-time Attending Physician, and in 2013, 2012, 2011, and 2010 was awarded the Compassionate Doctor Award based on patient ratings and reviews, and was identified as one of America's Most Compassionate Doctors. At The Happiness Psychiatrist®, we believe that happiness is a state of mind that takes practice, effort, and vigilance and that it is within everyone's reach if we are willing to put in the time and effort for authentic self-reflection and personal growth. To this end, Dr. Ambardar's unique integrative and holistic treatment method blends Eastern and Western philosophies for the optimal benefit of her patients. She uses psychiatric medications in conjunction with an eclectic blend of psychotherapeutic modalities including psychodynamic or insight-oriented therapy, mindfulness-based therapy, interpersonal therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, journal therapy, walking therapy, meditation, and Kundalini Yoga. Dr. Ambardar is currently accepting new patients. Our offices in Beverly Hills and Malibu offer the following: Highly-customized treatment plans emphasizing both medication management and alternative therapies Direct e-mail communication with Dr. Ambardar at all times Late evening and early morning office appointments State-of-the-art electronic prescribing with paperless e-prescriptions and electronic medical records We invite you to explore our website, learn more about the unique services we provide, and contact us with any questions or comments you may have. In good health, Dr. Ambardar"
Dr. Ambardar does not have any board certifications listed.
ADHD and-or ADD
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Major Depressive Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Tobacco Use Disorder
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Psychiatric Medication Therapy
Psychotherapy for Crisis
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
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.
Undergraduate School | Graduated
Baylor College Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 2003
New York Medical College-Saint Vincent's Catholic Medical Centers
Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
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