Carlos Tirado

Psychiatrist, MD, MPH

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Carlos Tirado, MD, MPH, Psychiatrist in Austin
(512) 357-7525 Website

Carlos Tirado

Psychiatrist, MD, MPH


Location

CARMAhealth
630 West 34th Street
Suite 301
Austin, Texas 78705
(512) 357-7525

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Dr. Tirado is Board Certified in General and Addiction and Addiction Medicine. He is a recognized thought leader, innovator, mentor and clinical expert in addiction treatment and systems of care. Dr. Tirado spent the first half of his career in academia holding faculty appointments at University of Pennsylvania and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He subsequently has developed and implemented hospital, facility-based and outpatient addiction treatment services, outpatient chronic pain management and primary care for addiction programs. His consulting work concentrates on medication therapy and clinical trials, health plans, peer recovery support, expert witness and medical board review.

Dr. Tirado is President of the Texas Society of Addiction Medicine and has been awarded research and treatment services grants from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Pew Charitable Trust and National Institutes of Health.

He has published work in peer-review, trade/mass media publications and regularly presents at local and national conferences. He is currently appointed as Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the UT Dell Medical College and works with CARMAhealth providing primary care for addiction and related behavioral and medical disorders.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 16 Years
  • School: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
  • Year Graduated: 1999
  • License and State: L2699 Texas
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychitry and Neurology

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $250
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross
  • CareFirst
  • Cigna
  • Highmark
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • MultiPlan
  • Optum
  • Oxford
  • Pacific Blue Cross
  • Premera
  • Regence
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
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Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: L2699 Texas Board of Medicine
  • Membership: American Society of Addiction Medicine / 622030
  • Member Since: 2008

Location

CARMAhealth
630 West 34th Street
Suite 301
Austin, Texas 78705
(512) 357-7525

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Medical Detox
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Opioid Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Substance Abuse
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

I also speak: Spanish
Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Supervision Services
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

Links

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Last Modified: 27 Aug 2018
Carlos Tirado, MD, MPH, Psychiatrist in Austin

Carlos Tirado

Psychiatrist, MD, MPH