Richard M Sobel

Dr. Richard M Sobel

Richard M. Sobel M.D. LLC
1500 Walnut Street, Suite 902
Philadelphia , PA 19102
Office: 215-731-1901
Fax: 215-731-9503

Richard M. Sobel, MD is board certified in both Psychiatry and Pain Medicine and is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Assistant Clinical Professor at Jefferson Medical College. Was named 2013 Practitioner of the Year by the Philadelphia Psychiatric Society. Immediate Past President of the Greater Philadelphia Pain Society. Has special interest in opioid management and serves on the Safe and Effective Prescribing Practices and Pain Management Work Group of the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs. Experienced expert witness. Earned his BS and MS from MIT and trained at a Harvard Medical School-affiliated psychiatry residency program.

Areas of Expertise
  • Disability
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Trauma
  • Malingering
  • Pharmacology
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Suicide


References upon request.