Ken Starr

Dr. Ken Starr

Ken Starr Wellness Group
107 Nelson St
Arroyo Grande , CA 93420
Mobile: 805-710-1600
Office: 805-242-1360

-20 years as an Emergency Medicine Physician with experience at rural, suburban and major trauma centers.
Two decades of experience teaching medical students, residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and first responders.
-Double board certified in Addiction Medicine and Emergency Medicine
-Currently owns and operates a state licensed and CARF accredited outpatient drug treatment facility
-Experienced Addiction Medicine Physician providing Medication Assisted Treatment, Detoxification, and Substance Abuse Programming
-Expert in Vivitrol, Naltrexone, Buprenorphine, and Suboxone administration
-Founding Medical Director for a variety of residential, outpatient and telehealth treatment programs.
-Chief Medical Officer of Lionrock Behavioral Health, the largest telehealth substance abuse treatment program in the country
Experience legal case reviewer. Previous testimony in areas of:
- Appropriate prescribing standards of controlled medications
- Urine Drug Testing
- Insurance appeals regarding contributing causes of death
- Standards and appropriateness of care in substance abuse recovery programs

Areas of Expertise
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Alcohol
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Urgent Care
  • Wrongful Death


Available Upon Request