UCLA Campus    |   UCLA Health    |   School of Medicine Translate:
UCLA Health It Begins With U

Thomas Strouse, MD


Thomas Strouse, MD

UCLA Physician Thomas Strouse, MD specializes in Pain Medicine, Psychiatry.
Pain Medicine, Psychiatry
Language Spoken
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
(310) 825-9989 Appointments and referral
Voted Best Doctor
Voted Super Doctor
Psychosomatic Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2009
Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2008
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1993
Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, 1988 - 1991
Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, 1987 - 1988
Medical Degree
MD, Case Western Reserve Univ School of Medicine, 1987
Department Affiliation
Physician, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
Additional Information

Tom Strouse is thrilled to be returning full-time to NPH as Medical Director after a 13 year hiatus at Cedars, where he was Director of Psychosocial Services and Cancer Pain Management Services at the Outpatient Cancer Center.  Dr. Strouse's clinical expertise is in psychiatric aspects of medical illness and cancer pain management.  Dr. Strouse is a Fellow of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.  He has also published and lectured widely. 

Dr. Strouse received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 1987, and completed the UCLA NPI Psychiatry residency in 1991.  He worked for many years as a psychiatric consultant both at UCLA Medical Center and at Cedars with the liver transplant programs.  Dr. Strouse is certified both in Psychiatry and Pain Management by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and holds additional certification from the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine.  In 2004 he completed the UCLA/Helms Medical Institute physician training program in medical acupuncture. 

Back to top
Referring a Patient to UCLA
Our staff will assist you in selecting the appropriate UCLA clinical department for your patient.

Find out how to refer a patient
Dr. Thomas Strouse,  click here to update your profile.