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Timothy Fong, MD

UCLA Physician Timothy Fong, MD specializes in Psychiatry.
Specialty
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA
State License Number
A70984
Contact
(800) 825-9989 or (310) 825-9989, Access Center for appointments and information
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MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Addiction Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2006
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2004
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Addiction Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 2003 - 2004
Residency
Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 1998 - 2002
Medical Degree
MD, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, 1998
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Physician, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Adult Psychiatry
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Additional Information

Timothy W. Fong MD Dr. Fong is an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA. Dr. Fong completed his undergraduate and medical school at Northwestern University in Chicago. He then came to UCLA and finished his residency in adult general psychiatry in 2002 and was the first accredited addiction psychiatry fellow at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute (2002-2004).

Currently, he is the co-director of the UCLA Gambling Studies Program. The purpose of this program is to examine the underlying causes and course of problem and pathological gambling and to develop effective, evidence-based treatments. He is also the director of the UCLA Addiction Medicine Clinic, a teaching clinic that specializes in the treatment of all disorders of addiction. Finally, he is also the director of the UCLA Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship, which provides high-level training in addiction psychiatry.

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