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Dr. DeeAnn Wong, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Psychiatry
Encinitas, CA 92024
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(760) 865-9295

About Dr. DeeAnn Wong MD

Dr. DeeAnn Wong, MD is a doctor primarily located in Encinitas, CA. Her specialties include Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Psychiatry. She speaks English.

Location

DeeAnn Wong, MD 1011 Devonshire Dr Ste D Encinitas, CA 92024
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Specialties

Dr. DeeAnn Wong has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

A pediatric/adolescent psychiatrist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating mental and emotional conditions in young children and adolescents.These specialists study psychopathological disorders and their causes in order to prevent and identify them in their patients. These disorders may be caused by biological, psychosocial, genetic, demographic, or environmental factors, a patient's history, or any combination of these factors.Pediatric/adolescent psychiatrists treat patients through a variety of interventions including medical treatment, behavior therapy, cognitive-behavior therapy, problem solving techniques, family therapy, parent training, psychodynamic therapy, and consultation with the patient's primary care physician or school professionals.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. DeeAnn Wong has the following 14 expertise

  • Insomnia
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Alcoholism
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Mental Illness
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Depression
  • Personality Disorder

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More about Dr. DeeAnn Wong

DeeAnn Wong, MD is a board certified adult, child and adolescent psychiatrist in Encinitas, located in North San Diego County. She has over 16 years of experience of working with patients and their families.

Dr. Wong graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor's degree in Music from Loma Linda University at the Riverside Campus and then received her medical degree at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. She completed her General Psychiatry residency at the University of California, San Diego, where she also served as chief resident during her senior year. She subsequently completed a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego.

She is board certified in both General Psychiatry and the sub-specialty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. She is licensed to practice medicine in the state of California.

Dr. Wong is a Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Diego and provides lectures, as well as one-on-one teaching for adult psychiatry residents and child psychiatry fellows. She is also a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

In addition to her solo private practice, Dr. Wong has been active within the San Diego Psychiatric Society. She has held several positions over the years, including the Ethics Committee and Council Secretary. In 2011, she has presented the "Outstanding Service Award".  She served as President from 2014-15.

Dr. Wong has received a Physician of Exceptional Excellence "Top Doctors" Award from the San Diego County Medical Society every year since 2011.

Dr. Wong is a consultant reviewer for "Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology Prescriber's Guide: Children and Adolescents," by Stephen Stahl, MD., Ph.D.

Dr. Wong is a member of several professional organizations, including:

- American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
- California Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
- San Diego Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
- American Psychiatric Association
- California Psychiatric Association
- San Diego Psychiatric Society
- American Medical Association
- California Medical Association
- San Diego County Medical Association