Dr. Laurence Tecott, MD

PhD, MD (Psychiatry)

NPI: 1912233040

Dr. Tecott holds the prestigious position of Professor Emeritus at UCSF, where he served as the Maurice Eliaser Professor in Molecular Biology and Genetics in the Department of Psychiatry within the School of Medicine. Additionally, he is affiliated with the Neuroscience Program and Biomedical Sciences Program at UCSF. Dr. Tecott is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, showcasing his expertise and commitment to the field.



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treatment philosophy

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Dr. Tecott's treatment philosophy is grounded in a comprehensive understanding of the intricate interplay between molecular biology and psychiatric disorders. Leveraging his expertise as the Maurice Eliaser Professor in Molecular Biology and Genetics at UCSF, he adopts a multifaceted approach to address mental health challenges. Dr. Tecott believes in integrating advanced molecular insights with psychiatric care, recognizing that a deeper understanding of genetic and biological factors can inform tailored and effective treatment strategies. Through his work as a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, he remains dedicated to providing nuanced, evidence-based interventions that consider the unique biological aspects of each individual's mental health journey.

Experience

University of California, San Francisco

Assistant Professor - Psychiatry
1994 - 1999

University of California, San Francisco

Associate Professor - Psychiatry
1995 - 2005

University of California, San Francisco

Professor - Psychiatry
2005 - 2006

University of California, San Francisco

Eliaser Endowed Chair
2006 - 2020

University of California, San Francisco

Professor Emeritus - Psychiatry
2020 - Present

Savant Care Inc.

Psychiatrist
2021 - 2022

Integrative Behavioral Health & Medicine, Inc

Psychiatrist
2022 - Present

Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

General Psychiatry

1994

California Medical License

G68302

1990

Education

PhD - Neuroscience

Stanford University

1983 - 1987

Postdoctoral - Neuroscience

Stanford University

1987 - 1988

Intern - Psychiatry

Yale University

1988 - 1989

Psychiatry - Residency

University of California, San Francisco

1989 - 1992

Fellowship - Psychiatry/Pharmacology

University of California, San Francisco

1992 - 1994

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