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Dr. Steven Schenkel, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Schenkel is affiliated with Cedars - Sinai Medical Center.
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I care about listening carefully to patients, to obtain the most accurate history possible. It is crucial to foster an open, trusting relationship over time. I am one of the few psychiatrists to combine in depth understanding of the person along with vast experience with medication: what it can and can't do. I also combine child & adolescent training with understanding of the role of families in a person's development.
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based on 23total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Schenkel Says:
I want to convey to my patients that my mission as a psychiatrist is to make every single encounter with them helpful and uplifting in some way. Even when little can be done with medication, some change in attitude, humor or philosophy, can offer hope for improvement.
I want to make clear that after having treated over 10,000 patients, there will be a small minority who are...