Al Alam, MD

Provider type: Board Certified Psychiatrist

Access for disabilities: Yes

NPI Number: 1174700678


Serving: 18 & Up

About Al Alam, MD

Dr. Alam is Board certified in both Psychiatry and Internal Medicine. Started his career at the University of Pittsburgh, where he served for five years on the faculty. He served as Associate Director for Consultation and Liaison (C&L) Psychiatry and the student Clerkship Director. He is a productive writer, and has published a number of articles related to the interface of psychiatry and medicine.

Dr. Alam has a thorough, methodical, and empathic approach. His extensive training and expertise have provided him with ample tools to work with most psychiatric conditions.

Dr. Alam recently moved to San Diego , currently has as a teaching clinical faculty role as an Associate Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego.


  • Adult & Children of Alcoholics
  • Anxiety & Stress Management
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chemical Dependency
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Grief & Loss
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Panic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sports Psychology
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Insurance

    • Aetna
    • Cigna
    • Kaiser
    • Magellan
    • Managed Health Network
    • Self-Pay/Cash
    • Sharp Health Plan
    • United Healthcare (UBH)