Herzl Spiro, MD

Herzl Spiro, MD, PhD

Psychiatry Milwaukee, WI


Office Address

  • 1020 N. 12th St
    4th Floor
    Milwaukee, WI 53233
    Phone: (414) 773-4312
    Fax: (414) 454-6450

Herzl Spiro, MD, PhD

Psychiatry Milwaukee, WI


Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Psychiatry: Addiction, Forensic Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, Integrative Psychiatry
  • Clinical Interests: Depressive Disorder; Bipolar Disorder

Education & Training

  • Harvard University and Complete at Rutgers University PhD Psychology
  • Rutgers University Graduate School
  • Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins University
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell Campus
  • University of Vermont College of MedicineUniversity of Vermont College of Medicine
  • Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • University of Vermont

Certifications & Licensure

  • WI State Medical LicenseWI State Medical License1975 - 2015
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyGeriatric Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyForensic Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychosomatic Medicine
  • American Board of Addiction Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • 50 year Distinguished Life FellowAmerican Psychiatric Association, 2013
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Key and Serpent Service Honor Society

Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • ECT and tardive dyskinesia  Hay, D., Hay, L., Blackwell, B. and Spiro, H.R., Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 4/1/1990
  • The enigma of the stigma of ECT: Fifty years of myth and misrepresentation  Hay, Herzl R Spiro MD, PhD D., Hay, L., and Spiro, H.R., Wisconsin Medical Journal, 12/1/1989
  • Reforming the state hospital in a unified care system  Herzl R. Spiro, Hospital and Community Psychiatry, 1/1/1982

Books/Book Chapters

  • Stigma and Mental Illness Chapter: The stigma of electro convulsive therapy: Psychosocial and semantic aspects 
    Herzl R. Spiro,
    Editors: Fink, P.J. and Tasman, A..APA Press, Washington, D.C.
  • Cults and New Religious Movements: A Report of the APA.  
    Herzl Spiro, Committee on Religion and Psychiatry
    Editors: .API Press, DC
  • Special Treatment for Resistant Depressions Chapter: Psychological management of resistant depression 
    With David Greenberg, M.D.
    Editors: in Zohar, J. and Belmaker, R.H..Spectrum Publications, NY


  • Mental health and HMO's: Perspective and prospects Herzl R. Spiro, M.D., Proceedings of the APA, 1/1/1973


  • Echoes of the past: The next century of American Zionism Herzl R. Spiro
  • The Rutgers Community Mental Health Center with Irwin Pollack, M.D., and Stanley Gurspan, M.S.W.
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ - 1/1/1971
  • Human Resources Development Monograph Series. 
    Johns Hopkins - 1/1/1971

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