Dr. Yvette Milazzo, MD

Dr. Yvette Milazzo, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Dr. Yvette Milazzo, MD is a psychiatry specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from UNIV OF NE COLL OF MED in 1996 and specializes in psychiatry.Read her story

8950 Villa La Jolla Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 76% of peers
Schizoaffective Disorder
more than 61% of peers
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
more than 61% of peers

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Dr. Milazzo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Milazzo "Yvette Milazzo, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist who provides care to individuals with mental health issues. Her clinical practice includes general outpatient adult psychiatry, as well as inpatient and emergency department care at Thornton Hospital in La Jolla. Her expertise is in treating psychiatric disorders, including major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety and psychotic disorders. She also provides psychiatric assessment, treatment and medication management. Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Dr. Milazzo worked as a psychiatrist at local community mental health clinics in the San Diego area, treating chronically, severely ill patients. Dr. Milazzo was a postdoctoral research scholar at the Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior. She was chief resident during her residency training at UCLA-Kern Psychiatry Residency Program, and was twice honored with Resident of the Year during her training. She earned her medical degree from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska. She is board-certified in psychiatry and is a fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Milazzo is a native of San Diego and is fluent in Spanish. "


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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

8  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Milazzo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Milazzo's Reviews

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1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Milazzo'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
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