Mark Schiller, M.D.
Board Certified: Yes-American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 15+
EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: Dr. Schiller is a Yale and University of Chicago trained psychiatrist and former UCSF faculty member who has been a leader in the development of technologies that provide an objective and effective basis for guiding psychiatric medication treatment. He has continued his research involvement in his continuing role as Director of Medical Affairs of CNS Response, the developer of referenced-EEG. In addition to his work on electrophysiological technology, he also focuses on the medication treatment of a broad range of difficult to treat psychiatric disorders, including treatment-resistant depression, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, and addiction. He is the Medical Director at the La Ventana Eating Disorders program in San Francisco and the psychiatric consultant at the Bayside Marin dual diagnosis treatment program.
I believe it is possible to recover from an eating disorder and I define it as improvement of body image distortions in the case of anorexia.
LANGUAGES: English, Spanish, Conversational Mandarin
POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults
CONDITIONS TREATED: Abuse, Addictions, Affective Disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Bulimia Nervosa, Co-Morbidity, Night Eating Syndrome, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified),Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Overeater, Overweight
TREATMENT APPROACHES: Medical Evaluations, Psychopharmacology
TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient, Residential Treatment. Experienced in working as part of a team