Stan Fischman, MD

Stan Fischman, MD

2485 Hospital Dr.
Mountain View, CA 94040
(650) 988-7676
Fax: (650) 988-7674
Contact by phone

Wheelchair accessible

CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: MD, Psychiatrist, Child Psychiatrist

Board Certified: American Board of Psychiatry/American Board of Child Psychiatry & Child 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: Medical School Residences in: Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Child Psychiatry. Many many patients

TREATMENT PHILOSOPHY:

Understanding the biological, physiological and psychological underpinnings of the disorders. Taking appropriate steps in a linear fashion to reduce and eliminate the basis the eating disorder. I feel you can recover from an eating disorder and I define recovery as: Patient is whole and healthy, no longer overly concerned about weight, food, etc., and no longer making decisions based largely on losing weight or fear of weight gain.

LANGUAGES: English

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

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

TREATMENT APPROACHES: Cognitive Behavioral, Hypnosis, Individual Therapy, Medical Evaluations, Nutritional Counseling, Psychopharmacology, Support Groups

TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient, Inpatient, Residential Treatment. Willing and experienced in working as part of a team.

FEES: Cash, Payment Plans, Personal Checks, Patient needs to apply for reimbursement.