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About Dr. Bob Black

Dr. Bob Black, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Santa Barbara, CA. He has 53 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry, Neurology and Pediatrics. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bob Black is Excellent. Dr. Bob Black has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Bob Black is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Bob G Black MD

1136 Arbolado Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
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Specialties

Dr. Bob Black has the following 3 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    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.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

Board Certifications

Dr. Bob Black is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Education

    53 Years Experience

  • The University of Texas Southwestern

    Graduated in 1960

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Bob G Black MD, 1136 Arbolado Rd, Santa Barbara, CA
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