We require a $100 non-refundable deposit for all new patient appointments. This deposit will apply to the first patient visit charge.
As a Northern Californian psychiatrist, Dr. Goldman’s special skills are in advanced medication management for neuropsychiatric conditions called psychopharmacology. He is a peer-leader in this field and has been a speaker at conferences and a highly-valued consultant to many of his peers.
Dr. Brian Goldman has also been a successful speaker and consultant to his peers and patients on Integrated, Complementary and Alternative Medicine. In each case the benefit/risk ratio of the nutraceutical vs. the pharmaceutical approach is discussed using current scientific data.
Before venturing into the far more challenging world as a Walnut Creek psychiatrist, Dr. Goldman served as a Senior House Officer in neurosurgery in 1979, after completing his South Africian internship. In treating many subdural and epidural hematomas and intracranial hemorrhages, he performed or assisted in over 100 brain surgeries. In addition he completed a stereotactic neurosurgery elective in Europe with the president of the world body at the time.
Dr. Brian Goldman worked with Neuroimaging at New York University, University of California-Irvine, University of California-Los Angeles, and at a private outpatient clinic for a total of over thirty years experience with functional imaging of the brain.