About
Dr. Goldman

Adult, Adolescent, and Child Psychiatry
Psychopharmacology

As a Roseville 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.

Natural Alternatives

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.

Head Trauma

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.
 
Neuroimaging

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.

Professional Affiliations

Dr. Goldman has been a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) since 1989 and is qualified to conduct Psychiatric Evaluations in Walnut Creek on clients of all ages.
Education

After getting his medical degree at the University of the Witwatersrand–Medical School in South Africa, he was accepted into highly competitively and sought after internship, residency and fellowship training programs; including New York University and Bellevue Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center, University of California-Davis Medical Center, University of California- Irvine Medical Center, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and The Neuropsychiatric Institute (NPI) at UCLA.

In addition to his general (adult) psychiatry residency training, mostly at Stanford, he has had two years of child & adolescent psychiatry post-residency fellowship training at UC Davis Medical Center and at Harbor-UCLA; with further part-time fellowship training and electives in Advanced Psychopharmacology at UCLA

Please call (925) 478-8678 or email denise.drgoldman@gmail.com to make an appointment and begin getting relief for you and your loved ones now.
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