Dr. Soo Chun, MD

Psychiatrist (A89189 California)

ALUMNI OF: University of Missouri – Kansas City
LANGUAGES: English
LOCATION: San Francisco Mental Health Clinic, CA
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Expertise

  • PTSD
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorder
  • LGBTQI Care
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Substance Abuse
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Depression
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Forensic psychiatry

Treatment Orientation

  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychopharmacology

Work experience

  • Merced Behavioral Center, Merced, California Area – Psychiatric Director, September 2007 to Present
  • Davis Guest Home, Modesto, California Area – Psychiatrist, July 2017 to Present
  • California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation – Tele-psychiatrist, July 2016 to December 2018
  • City and County of San Francisco – Department of Public Health – HIV and Gender Programs – Medical Director/Clinical Instructor, January 2012 to July 2016
  • California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation – Staff Psychiatrist, September 2007 to December 2011
  • Veterans Adminstration Med Ctr – Contract Psychiatrist, January 2004 to January 2007
  • UCSF – Department of Medicine – Clinical Instructor
  • CDCR – Valley State Prison for Women – Staff Psychiatrist
  • CCFMG(Central CA Faculty Med Group) – Clinical Instructor

Education

  • University of California, San Francisco – Fresno Medical Education, Program Psychiatry Residency Program (2003 – 2007)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City, Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) (1999 – 2003)
  • Saint Louis College of Pharmacy, Pharmacy (1997 – 1999)

In-Network Insurance

MHN
Optum Behavioral Health
Alignment Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross of California
Cigna
Healthnet

My work experience ranges from the private and the public sectors, inpatient/locked facilities to outpatient clinical sites, Medical Director duties, and University level teaching of medical students and residents. My current focus is working with individuals dealing with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance abuse, dual diagnosis, schizophrenia and related disorders, psychosocial factors, and other issues that impede an individual’s progress to wellness.

Dr. Soo Chun, MD is a Board Certified Adult Psychiatrist with experience working in a variety of work environments including outpatient clinics, inpatient/ER, and locked facilities. She has previous work experience as the Medical Director of HIV and Gender Services with the City of San Francisco, Clinical Instructor/Consult Liaison with UCSF Department of Medicine, Psychiatric Director of Merced Behavioral Center and Telepsychiatrist with the CDCR. She has expertise in forensic psychiatry, dual diagnosis, complicated PTSD, Mood disorders, Schizophrenia, and related disorders, Personality Disorders, and LGBTQI care. She believes in respect, compassion, and excellent care for all people in need. She provides psychodynamically informed psychopharmacological management.

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