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About Dr. Linda Lotspeich

Dr. Linda Lotspeich, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Palo Alto, CA, with another office in San Francisco, CA. She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Adolescent Medicine, Psychiatry and Child Psychiatry. Dr. Lotspeich is affiliated with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Stanford Universtiy Hospital & Clinics. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Linda Lotspeich is Great. Dr. Linda Lotspeich has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Linda Lotspeich is 3.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Stanford Health Care Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic

401 Quarry Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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2340 Clay St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Specialties

Dr. Linda Lotspeich has the following 3 specialties

  • Adolescent Medicine

    Adolescent specialists are doctors who have advanced training in the health issues that adolescents face. These physicians deal with issues like the onset of puberty, reproductive health, eating disorders, irregular periods, mood changes, drugs and pressures from home and school. For girls entering adulthood, adolescent specialists can act as both pediatrician and gynecologist, so they only have to see one doctor for all their needs.

  • 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 Psychiatry

    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.

  • Expertise

    15 Expertise

  • Acne
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism (Autistic Disorder)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Birth Control
  • Child Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Eating Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Psychiatry
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Substance Abuse

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Dr. Lotspeich is the best!

Dr. Lotspeich is the greatest and we were lucky enough to have her diagnose and treat all three of our autistic children. She completely understands what is is like to raise these kids and her warmth and professionalism are top-notch!

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics
  • Stanford Universtiy Hospital & Clinics
  • Lucile Packard Children's Hosp
  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1986

  • Stanford University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Linda Lotspeich accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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