Jennifer Carlson, MD

Jennifer Carlson, MD

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford
1195 West Fremont Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94087
(408) 637-5959
Fax: (669) 233-2872
www.lpch.org
Contact by phone

Wheelchair accessible

CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: Physician: MD Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Board Certified: Yes – Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Number of years treating patients with eating disorders: 8-10 years

Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 15+

EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: Completed School Medical School at GeorgetownUniversity, Residency at Vermont Children’s Hospital, Fellowship at UC San Francisco, Clinical and research work is focused on patients with eating disorders with a particular interest on patients with the Female Athlete Triad

TREATMENT PHILOSOPHY:

I work in a multi-disciplinary format with other professionals (therapists, dieticians, psychiatrists) where we strive to meet the needs of both the patient and the family.

LANGUAGES: English

POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Athletes, Children, Ethnic Minorities, Families, Females, GLBT, Males

CONDITIONS TREATED: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Compulsive Exercise, Night Eating Syndrome, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Overeater, Overweight

TREATMENT APPROACHES: Art Therapy, Biofeedback, Cognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral therapy, Family Therapy, Group therapy, Hypnosis, Individual Therapy, Medical evaluations, Nutritional Counseling, Psychoanalysis, Psychopharmacology

TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatients, Inpatient, Experienced in working as part of a team

FEES: Cash, Credit Cards, Medi-Cal, Most Insurance Plans