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Dr. Howard Kirschen Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Howard Kirschen has the following 2 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.

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2015, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

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

    Dr. Kirschen is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara

    Graduated in 1978

  • Lac Usc Medical Center

    Residency

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