Dr. Joseph Burwell, DO


Dr. Joseph Burwell, DO Psychiatrist 


Alumni of:Louisiana State University
Honorific Prefix:Dr.
Given name:Joseph
Family Name:Burwell
Honorific Suffix:DO
Job Title:Psychiatrist
Affiliation:Savant Care
Phone number:650 690 2DOC (362)
Fax number:650 590 4938


  • Holistic approach to psychiatry
  • Pre-operative psychiatric evaluations
  • Adult psychiatry
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Substance abuse
  • ADHD
  • PTSD
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizophrenia



Admin assistant
Name: Sam
Phone: 650-690-2DOC
Email: jb.admin@savantcare.com

In-Network Insurances


*. We are not in-network with Blue Shield Covered California.

Affiliations and certifications

  • Completed his psychiatry residency at Louisiana State University/Ochsner Medical Center
  • Graduated from Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine

Dr. Joseph Burwell is a graduate from Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine. Post graduation, he did his psychiatry residency at Louisiana State University/Ochsner Medical Center. Dr. Burwell adopts a holistic approach to psychiatry. Besides looking at the psychiatric issues, Dr.Burwell also evaluates the underlying social, environmental, and other medical problems of a patient.

Dr.Burwell believes in the principles of Osteopathic Medicine and he incorporates into his treatment. He has a vast experience in handling various types of mental issues like schizophrenia, anxiety, substance abuse, bipolar disorder, ADHD, PTSD, depression, etc. Besides, he has a profound experience doing pre-operative psychiatric evaluations for bariatric surgery and liver transplants.