Alan Schneider, MD

LIC NO. G53402


I originally trained in internal medicine and then psychiatry at the UCLA residency program, where I was chief resident in psychiatry. I am board certified in psychiatry, addiction medicine, and geriatric psychiatry, and formerly in psychiatric administration. I am the former Chief of Psychiatry at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Chief of Chemical Dependency and Opiate Treatment for the Greater Los Angeles VA, and now serve as Western Regional Medical Director of Aetna Behavioral Health. I also have a 17 year history of research in pharmacologic psychiatry. I was the recipient of numerous individual research grants and an early participant in TMS research in the United States. I held the rank of Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine the UCI school of medicine for a combined 21 years, am now an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the USC/Keck School of Medicine. I have published numerous articles in pharmacological research and am an active consultant to the Medical Board of California and the US Department of Justice.

Affective disorders
obsessive compulsive disorders
anxiety disorders
alcohol abuse-must be done in conjunction with trained personnel



19800 MacArthur Blvd, Ste 270, Irvine, CA 92612

(949) 430-7775