Mark S. Gold, MD


Tipsheet: Physician Substance Abuse in the Workplace

March 28, 2014

Many barriers can prevent physicians who have a substance use disorder from obtaining the help they need. However, in many states, all is not lost for physicians who willingly participate in treatment. Here, signs, symptoms, and intervention steps.

Psychosocial Assessment and Treatment of Bariatric Patients

April 11, 2013

This book draws together the entire spectrum of the relevant psychosocial dimensions and data necessary to adequately assist in the evaluation and treatment of patients who may be candidates for bariatric surgery.

Successful Treatment of Physicians With Addictions

August 28, 2009

Physicians generally display better health and have lower rates of all-cause mortality than the general population. However, their education, nutrition, and lifestyle do not offer similar protection from substance abuse and dependence.

Addiction Research and Treatment

June 02, 2008

Addiction-related prevention, research, and treatment have remained important areas of concentration in the field of psychiatry.