Farah Kahn, MD

Farah Kahn, MD

100 Fremont Avenue, Suite 270
Los Altos, CA 94024
650-518-9255
Fax: 650-472-1198
www.farahkhanmd.com

Not wheelchair accessible

CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: MD Diplomat American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Board Certified: Yes, American Board Psychiatry and Neurology.

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

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

EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: I am licensed to practice medicine by the California State Medical Board and I am board-certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. I have received my medical degree from Sindh Medical College, completing my psychiatry residency from Bergen Regional Medical Center, Paramus, NJ. I have been practicing Psychiatry in CA since 2003.The focus of my practice is on treating adults through the use of various psychotherapies, various psychopharmacologies, or various combinations of both, as indicated by your circumstances. My areas of interest include Anxiety, Panic disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive disorder, Psychotic disorders, Depression, Bipolar disorder, Eating disorders, Mood disorders, and Women’s health issues. In addition to offering medication treatment options, I also offer psychotherapy in the integrative model, combining targeted techniques from CBT.

TREATMENT PHILOSOPHY:

The focus of my practice is on treating adults through the use of various psychotherapies, various psychopharmacologies, or various combinations of both, as indicated by your circumstances. At an initial visit, my goal will be to provide you with a thorough and complete mental health evaluation, to offer you an initial diagnosis and prognosis, and to offer you best treatment recommendations and options. My immediate aim will be to restore you to your highest functional level as soon as possible.

LANGUAGES: English, Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi

POPULATIONS SERVED: Adults

CONDITIONS TREATED: Abuse, Addictions, Affective Disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Bulimia Nervosa, Co-Morbidity, Compulsive Exercise, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

TREATMENT APPROACHES: Biofeedback, Cognitive Behavioral, Couples Therapy, Family Therapy, Individual Therapy, Medical Evaluations, Psychopharmacology

TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient

FEES: Cash, Insurance- Cigna, Anthem Blue Cross