Psychiatry is the branch of medicine focused on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental, emotional and behavioral disorders.
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor (an M.D. or D.O.) who specializes in mental health, including substance use disorders. Psychiatrists are qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects of psychological problems.
The Clinicians at the Santa Marina Polyclinic are committed to providing quality care in a comfortable and caring setting, respecting patient confidentiality, and attending to each individual's needs.