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Dr. Gary Small, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Santa Monica, CA, with other offices in Los Angeles, CA and Los Angeles, CA (and 3 other locations). He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry. Dr. Small is affiliated with UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute & Hospital, Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center and University of California - Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Gary Small has the following 14 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.


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Locations & Directions

1250 16th St
Santa Monica, CA 90404

300 Medical Plz
Los Angeles, CA

10833 Le Conte Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095

300 Medical Plz
Los Angeles, CA 90095

760 Westwood Plz
Los Angeles, CA 90024

757 Westwood Plz
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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