Dr. Michael Blumenfield

Psychiatry
Woodland Hills, CA
56 years experience male

Locations

Michael Blumenfield, M.D.

Woodland Hills, CA

Address

5901 NIta Avenue, Woodland Hills, CA
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My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Fax

(818) 337-0047

Michael Blumenfield, M.D.

Woodland Hills, CA

Office

Woodland Hills,, CA

About

Bio

Board Certified in Psychiatry Board Certified in Psychosomatic Medicine Sidney E. Frank Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences-NY Med College, Private practice in Woodland Hills, California ( Los Angeles ) President American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Psychodynamic Psychiatry Past Speaker of the Assembly of the American Psychiatric Association Blogs : PsychiatryTalk.com, FilmRap.net Web: Mblumenfieldmd.com Storyshrink.com Author of numerous professional publications and several books. I do mostly psychotherapy and prescribe medication when needed. I work mostly from my office but on occasion will see patients via video computer connection . I do not prescribe medication via Virtual Consults

Specialties
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Psychiatry

Licenses

United States: California

Doctor Q&A

740 Answers
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56 years experience Psychiatry
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56 years experience Psychiatry
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Sep 4, 2014
thank you for commenting about my dreams. I spoke with Dr. Fowler about my fears. Things have abated. Thanks
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Blumenfield is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Blumenfield is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you for answering the only reason I take Xanax to sleep has only been recent due to a very high conflict custody battle I'm going through.... It's only short-term until this stress is over...
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I have an ongoing treatment plan. My doc is unreachable until next week. This is just a one time, odd situation and I've never taken the latter 2meds.
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I don't need a drink. I just enjoy a glass of red wine. I'm very cautious about my consumption so as to avoid problems in the future. But thanks for the heads up!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1964MD

Residency

Psychiatry

Awards

see cv - mblumenfieldmd.com

Affiliations

Michael Blumenfield, M.D.
American Psychiatric Association
American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Psychodynamic Psychiatry
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