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MEET THE DOCTORS

Anne Schack, M.D.

Dr. Schack is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She received her M.D. from the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine and went on to complete her residency in Psychiatry and Neurology at the University of California, Davis Medical Center. Dr. Schack has a wide breadth of experience in the medical field. She did an internship in medicine and surgery, followed by a residency in anesthesiology at Duke University Medical Center. Undergraduate work was done at the University of Southern California.

Dr. Schack has over 20 years experience in medicine. Prior to entering private practice, Dr. Schack was the Medical Director for a psychiatric hospital in Hawaii. She also was Assistant Chief of the Department of Psychiatry at Kaiser Permanente in Southern California and she co-developed the Department of Integrated Chronic Pain Medicine for them.

Since treating tens of thousands of patients over the years, Dr. Schack offers a broad-scope practice with extensive expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of the full spectrum of psychiatric disorders, including all mood disorders/depression and bipolar illnesses; all anxiety disorders – obsessive-compulsive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, etc; ADHD, ADD in both child and adult; all brain chemical imbalances and many brain illnesses. She is highly experienced in the treatment of various chronic pain conditions including fibromyalgia.

Dr. Schack’s primary emphasis is treating her patients in a very kind and compassionate manner, understanding their individuality, and getting to know all of their needs. She utilizes all methods of diagnosis including the latest technologies of Referenced Electroencephalograms (REEGs), neurotransmitter testing along with the standard methods of diagnosis. She is well known for her medication management (psychopharmacology) treatment for all diagnoses, which also includes the highly complex cases and chronic pain issues. Additionally, she has extensive expertise in all modalities of psychotherapy including cognitive behavioral.

Dr. Anne Schack has done additional training to treat hormonal imbalances. Hormonal imbalances of estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, DHEA, thyroid, pregnenolone and melatonin also significantly affect mood, depression, levels of anxiety and irritability, sleep disturbance, energy levels, weight gain, hair loss, decreased sexual interest/ability, just to name a few of the symptoms. By optimizing hormonal imbalances, Dr. Schack is able to give her patients a feeling of vitality, rejuvenation, energy and joyful mood. Weight loss occurs when needed, thinking becomes clearer, skin may become more radiant and hair may have greater shine.

Dr. Schack has a well-earned professional reputation for using the latest developments in treatment modalities while putting her patients first, treating them with much respect, kindness, compassion and empathy.

 

Richard Dorsey, M.D., M.B.A.

Dr. Richard Dorsey is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, a Diplomate in Administrative Psychiatry, a Qualified Medical Evaluator, (QME), and an Independent Medical Examiner, (IME). He has served on over 25 task forces, committees, commissions, and advisory panels for the American Psychiatric Association, state medical associations, American Medical Association, hospitals across the country and pharmaceutical companies. He has lectured extensively and has written numerous papers and articles for publication.

For over 30 years, Dr. Dorsey has been a foremost expert and scientist in the field of psychiatry. Following his education at West Virginia University, the University of Cincinnati, the Medical College of Virginia and the University of Cincinnati Hospitals, Dr. Dorsey served our country as Chief of Aero Medical Services and the Director of Hospital Services for the United States Air Force.

His civilian professional experience is legion. He has been the Chief of Staff for several psychiatric hospitals, the Medical Director of a number of hospitals and the Medical Director of Mental Health Departments for the County of Orange and the County of Riverside in California.

Dr. Richard Dorsey has not only been one of the leading Psychiatric Administrators in the country, but has also been a foremost expert in private practice treating every psychiatric diagnosis for patients of all ages with the most up-to-date diagnosis and medication treatment (psychopharmacology). His knowledge of medications to treat the brain and central nervous system is second to none. He is also an expert in the field of Substance Abuse and Addiction Medicine. He is on the approved panel for prescribing such medications as Suboxone for the treatment of opiate dependence. Dr. Dorsey’s great expertise will provide you with optimal results for all brain chemical imbalances and psychiatric needs. He also works closely with all therapists in seeing that all of his patients’ needs are met.

Dr. Dorsey is frequently sought out for Psychiatric Medical Evaluations and expert witness testimony. His years of experience and qualifications make him the perfect physician to assist you with any of your needs in this area.