Learn more about Psychiatry Specialists and how to choose the right one for you
A psychiatrist specializes in diagnosing and treating mental and emotional disorders and substance-related problems. A psychiatrist focuses on the biological, psychological and social components of diseases, disorders and conditions. Psychiatrists help people of all ages and families find ways to deal with psychological problems, relationship problems, stress, and crises.
A psychiatrist typically:
Evaluates your mental and emotional health
Performs psychiatric examinations and psychotherapy
Orders and interprets laboratory tests and mental health diagnostic rating scales
Diagnoses and treats depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, dementia, developmental disorders, eating disorders, and substance abuse problems
Conducts involuntary commitment and psychiatric treatment when necessary
There are 940 specialists practicing Psychiatry in Los Angeles, CA with an overall average rating of 3.6 stars. There are 47 hospitals near Los Angeles, CA with affiliated Psychiatry specialists, including Cedars - Sinai Medical Center, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and Adventist Health Glendale.
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