David Feifel, MD, PhD

David Feifel, MD, PhD

University of California, San Diego

San Diego , CA 92103
Office: 619-543-2485


I am Board Certified Psychiatrist, a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at University of Califorrnia, San Diego. I am active clinically as well as academically, having published numerous papers. I have expertise in neuropharmacology (medication treatment of psychiatric illness). ADHD, schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders are among my areas of expertise. I have experience as a legal consultant, particularly in cases involving patent-related litigation. I am Board certified in General Psychiatry and the subspecialty of Psychosomatic Medicine (dealing with the interface of Psychiatry and General Medicine)and I also have certification in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry.

Areas of Expertise

  • Brain Injury
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Malingering
  • Medical Records
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Stress
  • Suicide


References upon request.