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Gary Small, MD

UCLA Physician Gary Small, MD specializes in Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry.
Specialty
Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA
State License Number
G43707
Contact
(800) 825-9989 Appointments and referral
(310) 825-0291 Office
Voted Best Doctor
Voted Super Doctor
PRACTICE LOCATION

Semel Institute, Suite 88-201
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1983
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, 1981 - 1983
Residency
Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1978 - 1981
Internship
Internal Medicine, Children's Hospital of San Francisco, 1977 - 1978
Medical Degree
MD, USC School of Medicine, 1977
CLINICAL INTEREST
Age-related memory decline, Dementia, Depression
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry
Physician, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
MORE INFORMATION
Additional Information

Gary Small, MD, is Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Parlow-Solomon Professor on Aging at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, where he is also Founding Director of the UCLA Memory Clinic and Director of the UCLA Center on Aging.

He has authored more than 400 scientific publications, as well as the international bestseller, The Memory Bible. His book, The Memory Prescription, was recently nominated for the Books for a Better Life Award. Small's research has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, London Times, Washington Post, Time Magazine, and Newsweek, and numerous television programs (e.g., NBC's Today Show, CNN, The Jane Pauley Show, PBS, ABC's 20/20). Dr Small is the recipient of many awards and honors, including the Jack Weinberg Award from the American Psychiatric Association and the Senior Investigator Award from the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry.

In 2002, Scientific American magazine named Dr. Small one of the world's top 50 innovators in science and technology. Dr. Small's  book, The Longevity Bible, was released in June, 2006.

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