Education

Fellowship
Addiction Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 2004
Residency
Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 2002
Degree
MD, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, 1998

Medical Board Certifications

Addiction Psychiatry
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2006
Psychiatry
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2004

State License

A70984
  • About Me

    About Me

    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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    Medical Board Certifications

    Addiction Psychiatry
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2006
    Psychiatry
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2004

    Education

    Fellowship
    Addiction Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 2004
    Residency
    Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 2002
    Degree
    MD, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, 1998