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Geriatric Psychiatry

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The Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Geriatric Psychiatry

The Division of Geriatric Psychiatry provides comprehensive care for older adults with psychiatric illness. Services are provided through the Neuropsychiatric Hospital and through the Neuropsychiatric and Behavioral Health Services Outpatient Clinics.

Outpatient services include:

  • General Evaluation Clinic (310) 825-9989
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy Service
  • Aging and Memory Research Center (310) 267-1243
  • Inpatient services include:

  • Geriatric Psychiatric Inpatient Unit
  • ECT Service
  • For information or to schedule an appointment for ECT or Geriatric Inpatient Unit, call the UCLA Access Center, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at 800-825-9989 or 310-825-9989.

    CONTACT INFORMATION
    Telephone Number
    (310) 825-9989 Information and referral or (800) 825-9989 from outside 310 area code
    PROGRAMS
    PHYSICIANS & SPECIALISTS
    Chief Specialty
    Small, Gary MD Psychiatry; Geriatric Psychiatry

    Provider
    Chen, Stephen MD Geriatric Psychiatry
    Espinoza, Randall MD, MPH Psychiatry; Geriatric Psychiatry
    Lavretsky, Helen MD Geriatric Psychiatry
    Merrill, David MD, PhD Geriatric Psychiatry
    Spar, James MD Psychiatry; Geriatric Psychiatry
    RELATED LINKS
    Specialties
    Psychiatry
    Geriatric Psychiatry

    Age/Sex Gender
    Senior Health

    Disorders and Conditions
    Mental Health and Behavior