Harsukh J. Savalia, MD

Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatrist

310-938-4575
624 W 9th St. Suite 103 San Pedro, California 90731

About

Child Psychiatrists are primary care doctors for the mind. Dr. Savalia offers a wide range of treatment options that focus on treating the overall mental well-being in patients. Treatment approaches are designed to diagnose & treat various types of physical and mental illness. These may include depression, eating disorders, bipolar disorder or anxiety disorders. Dr. Savalia offers treatment options ranging from medication management plans to providing the patient with different forms of therapy, Adolescent, Adult & Geriatric Psychiatry.

Currently, Dr. Savalia has privileges as Clinical Asst. Professor at USC Keck School of Medicine and has worked at Psychiatric ER unit since January 2011. Now he provides outpatient services.

Dr. Savalia graduated from Stanford University after finishing fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry. Afterwards, he worked in Bay area for more than 15 years in the Psychiatric Emergency Room and Acute Inpatient setting at John George Psychiatric Pavilion- Alameda County Medical Center and San Mateo County Psych. ER & Acute Inpatient Unit. He also worked as Court Psychiatrist for Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and San Mateo County Medical Center- Part Time. In addition, he worked at the San Francisco General Hospital Psychiatric Emergency Room as part time ER Psychiatric physician.

As a result of his extensive training and experience, Dr. Savalia provides Psychiatric evaluation, medication management, for almost all major psychiatric disorders including alcohol and substance use disorders & ADD/ADHD disorders in adults and children. He treats almost every psychiatric disorder.

Qualifications

Years in Practice: 23
School: Stanford University
Year Graduated: 1992
License No. and State: A50012, CA

Issue

• ADD/ADHD
• Addiction/Substance Abuse
• Alcohol Abuse
• Alzheimer's
• Anger Management
• Anxiety
• Autism Spectrum Disorder
• Bipolar Disorder
• Borderline Personality
• Cancer and Family Issues
• Coping Skills
• Depression
• Drug Abuse
• Dual Diagnosis
• HIV;AIDS
• Mood Disorders
• Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
• Oppositional Defiant Disorder
• Pain Management
• Personality Disorders
• Pre/Post Bariatrics
• Sleep or Insomnia
• Trauma and PTSD

Cient Focus

Religious Orientation

Age

• Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
• Adults
• Children (0 to 5)
• Children (6 to 10)
• Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

• Behavioral Therapy
• Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
• Family Systems
• Psychodynamic
• Somatic Experience Therapy

Accepted Insurance Plans

• Aetna
• Beacon
• ILWU
• LA Care
• Medicare
• PPO
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