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Dr. Richard Marc Patel MD

Psychiatrist | Psychiatry

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1001 Potrero Ave Mail Stop 6e San Francisco CA, 94110
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5/5

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Dr. Richard Patel is a psychiatrist practicing in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Patel is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Patel diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Patel may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy or talk therapy, psychosocial interventions and more, depending on each individual case. Different medications that a psychiatrist might prescribe include antidepressants, antipsychotic mediations, mood stabilizers, stimulants, sedatives and hypnotics. Dr. Patel treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.

Education and Training

Saint Louis University School of Medicine 1993

St Louis Univ Sch of Med, St Louis Mo 1993

Board Certification

Psychiatry and Neurology American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology ABPN

Provider Details

Male English 18 years of experience

Residency

  • Stanford Univ Hosp, Psychiatry
  • Stanford University Program

Accepted Insurance

Dr. Richard Marc Patel MD's Practice location

Practice At 1001 Potrero Avenue Rm 7m

1001 Potrero Ave -
San Francisco, CA 94110
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New patients: 415-206-5612
Fax: 415-206-8942

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