Daniel Amen, MD, Psychiatry, Costa Mesa, CA

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Psychiatry Costa Mesa, CA

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry, Integrative Psychiatry

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Education & Training

  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Tripler Army Medical CenterFellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1985 - 1987
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Walter Reed Army Medical CenterResidency, Psychiatry, 1982 - 1985
  • Oral Roberts University School of Medicine
    Oral Roberts University School of MedicineClass of 1982
  • Southern California College (now Vanguard University)B.A., 1976 - 1978
  • Southern California College (now Vanguard University)B.A., 1976 - 1978
  • Orange Coast CollegeAssociates of Arts, 1975 - 1976
  • Orange Coast CollegeAssociates of Arts, 1975 - 1976
  • University of MarylandNo Degree, 1974 - 1975
  • University of MarylandNo Degree, 1974 - 1975

Certifications & Licensure

  • NV State Medical License
    NV State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2019 - 2022
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2017 - 2023
  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2012 - 2021
  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 2009 - 2022
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2009 - 2021
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2004 - 2008
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • NBJ Award for Business Achievement, Education Category 2012
  • AudioFile Earphones Award Winner for Making A Good Brain Great 2006
  • Distinguished Fellow American Psychiatric Association, 2005
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • Clinical Utility of SPECT in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review.
    Raji, Cyrus, Tarzwell, Robert, Pavel, Dan, Schneider, Howard, Uszler, J., Thornton, John, van Lierop, Muriel, Cohen, Philip, Amen, Daniel, Henderson, Theodore, PLOS One, 2/9/2014
  • Clinical Comparison of 99mTc Exametazime and 123I Ioflupane SPECT in Patients with Chronic Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    Newberg AB, Serruya M, Gepte A, Intenzo C, Lewis T, Amen, Russell D, Wintering N, PLOS One, 1/24/2014
  • Regional Cerebral Blood Flow in Schizophrenia While in Attention Task.
    Harcourt S, Amen DG, Willeumier, K, Golden, C, American Psychological Association, 1/1/2014
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Lectures

  • Brain SPECT Imaging in Brain Injury 
    Salt Lake City, UT - 3/1/2014
  • The Daniel Plan Launch 
    1/4/2014
  • Brain Wars: How Not Looking at the Brain Leads to Missed Diagnoses 
    12/1/2013
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Other

  • Healing ADD, National Public Television Special 
    Amen DG
    2/1/2014
  • Your Second Fifty, The Documentary 
    Amen DG
    1/1/2014
  • Gladiators: The Uncertain Future of American Football 
    Amen DG
    1/1/2014
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Press Mentions

  • Resolutions or Reasonable Goals? 8 Goals Every Busy College Student Should Have in 2021
    Resolutions or Reasonable Goals? 8 Goals Every Busy College Student Should Have in 2021January 14, 2021 12:34
  • The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, M.D. And Tana Amen
    The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, M.D. And Tana AmenJanuary 04, 2021 10:32
  • Top 20 Holistic Medicine Specialists: Holistic Medicine Specialist near Me
    Top 20 Holistic Medicine Specialists: Holistic Medicine Specialist near MeDecember 21, 2020 10:26
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