Stuart J. Eisendrath, MD - Contact Information

Stuart J. Eisendrath, MD

Title: Professor of Clinical Psychiatry; Director, UCSF Depression Center


Medical College of Wisconsin, MD

Postgraduate Training:

Northwestern University; UCSF, Psychiatry Residency and Consultation-Liaison Fellowship/Chief Resident

Biography Summary:

Dr. Eisendrath began his career as a consultation-liaison psychiatrist developing extensive experience at the mind-body interface areas of chronic pain, somatoform disorders, and factitious disorders. In more recent years, as director of The UCSF Depression Center, he has shifted his attention to investigating depression treatment and relapse prevention. He has been studying mindfulness-based cognitive therapy as a new technique for treatment and prevention of major depression.

Clinical Expertise:

depression, somatoform disorders, factitious disorders

Educational Expertise:

Cognitive Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy, depression disease management

Research Areas:

depression and factitious disorders

Administrative Assistant: Derius Jones - Contact Information

Campus Location: Parnassus

Publications on PubMed »

Depression Specialty Clinic
PATH-D Study
UCSF Depression Center


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