Shannon LeMaster, M.D. Female
Shannon LeMaster M.D. is a board certified psychiatrist. She sees her role as the primary care provider for the mental health side of your care, integrating all factors affecting your mental health, including your unique story and psychology, medications, health status, and lifestyle factors. Although her practice focuses on medication management, and she does not provide weekly therapy at this time, she strives to bring both her experience as a therapist and a psychopharmacologist to your care. She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety disorders and unipolar depression. Dr. LeMaster studied Biology at Stanford University, receiving her B.S. in 2001. While at Stanford, she participated in several international humanitarian projects, including to Papua New Guinea and Russia. After a year as a research assistant at a cardiac surgery lab at Stanford, she attended medical school at Keck School of Medicine at USC, Los Angeles, CA, receiving her MD in 2006. In medical school, she designed and implemented the Medical Spanish curriculum for the medical students at Keck. She did her residency at Boston University, in Boston MA. In her final year of residency, she did electives in psychodynamic therapy at the Danielson Institute in Boston and the Woman’s Stress Disorder Treatment Team at the VA of Boston. She finished her residency in 2010. She became board certified in 2012 and worked as a staff psychiatrist at The Berkeley Therapy Institute from 2012 to 2016. She began working at Community Psychiatry in May 2016.
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201 N. Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94596