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Dr. William Foote, MD

Psychiatrist

San Francisco, CA

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
I just moved to the Bay Area and was really nervous about finding the right psychiatrist. I’m new to therapy butafter one visit I wanted to give him a hug. He makes you feel so comfortable. I feel a huge weight lifted off my shoulders and I can’t wait to visit him again.
I just moved to the Bay Area and was really nervous about finding the right psychiatrist. I’m new to therapy but after one visit I wanted to give him a hug.He makes you feel so comfortable. I feel a huge weight lifted off my shoulders and I can’t wait to visit him again.
Maddie G. · July 3, 2019
I have been going to therapy on and off since age 8, and no doctor has helped me like this man.If you need someone to help you with your meds and incorporate DBT into your mindfulness practice, he is your man.
I have been going to therapy on and off since age 8, and no doctor has helped me like this man. If you need someone to help you with your medsand incorporate DBT into your mindfulness practice, he is your man.
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About Dr. William Foote

**PLEASE BE ADVISED: Payment is due at the appointment time. The only form of payment that we do not accept is American Express and Discover. If you have insurance, we will bill it for you and arrange for any payments to go directly to you. However, we are not in any insurance network. William Foote is an experienced psychiatrist engaged in alternative methods located in San Francisco, CA. He graduated from Loma Linda University and completed his residency at Oakland Naval Hospital. He trained further through an internship at San Diego Naval Hospital. Dr. Foote maintains a private practice where he combines transpersonal approaches such as the use of paranormal, transcultural sensitivity, and the metaphysical in addition to psychopharmacological techniques to achieve results. His main goal is to quickly and fully engage patients in their own healing processes. He treats a wide spectrum of issues and disorders on an out-patient basis. In addition to a full-time practice, Dr. Foote has written many articles, been featured on video programs, lectured at educational events, and trained over 500 practicing psychiatrists nationwide. He is a celebrated member of the American Psychiatric Association.

Specialties

  • Psychiatrist

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Education and training

  • Medical School - Loma Linda University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Oakland Naval Hospital (Residency)

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1760593685

Dr. William Foote's office location

William Foote MD

1819 Union St

San Francisco, CA 94123

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I just moved to the Bay Area and was really nervous about finding the right psychiatrist. I’m new to therapy but after one visit I wanted to give him a hug. He makes you feel so comfortable. I feel a hugeweight lifted off my shoulders and I can’t wait to visit him again.
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I have been going to therapy on and off since age 8, and no doctor has helped me like this man. If you need someone to help you with your meds and incorporate DBT into your mindfulness practice, he is your man.
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Beyond excellent! Dr. Foote is high versed in the various schools of psychology, and he is a wizard at using what works. Besides his excellent education and years of experience, he also offers wisdom and deep compassion, both rare these days.As a person in the mental health field I can confidently say he is a diamond. His help in my learning to deal with my issues has been fantastic. Want excellent help - go see him!
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