Richard Schottenfeld, MD

Richard Schottenfeld, MD
Accepting new patients? Yes
Referrals required? From patients or physicians
Patient type treated: Adult

Dr Schottenfeld is an experienced clinician, teacher and
clinical researcher who has focused on improving the efficacy, accessibility
and availability of addictions treatment in the United
States and internationally (in Malaysia,
Iran and China.) In clinical trials and clinical epidemiologic
studies, he has developed new programs that integrate addictions treatment and
general medical services and has evaluated the pharmacological and behavioral
components of different treatments for opioid dependence and other addictive
disorders. In his clinical, administrative and teaching roles, he oversaw
development of a multi-component drug abuse treatment program providing
innovative ambulatory and residential treatment for addictive disorders and was
the founding Director of the Addiction Psychiatry Residency Training Program
and the drug abuse clinical research post-doctoral training program at Yale.