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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Gitlin is Good. Dr. Gitlin has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Gitlin, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Mood Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Substance Withdrawal Syndrome

Education & Awards

Dr. Gitlin graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bipolar Disorder
Depressive Disorder
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Gitlin has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael Jay Gitlin MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 36 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Michael J. Gitlin practice?
Dr. Michael Gitlin has 1 office location.
Dr. Michael Gitlin practices Psychiatry near Los Angeles, CA.
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