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Psychiatrist in San Francisco, California,
Alison Hwong, MD

Provider Type: Psychiatrist

Manages Medications: Yes

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-65+

Appointments: Telehealth only. In-office visits not available

Psychiatrist in San Francisco, California, Alison Hwong, MD

Alison Hwong, MD

Alison Hwong, MD, PhD, completed her medical and graduate training at Harvard. She completed residency in general adult psychiatry at UCSF. She is trained in medication management and various modalities of therapy, including psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy and interpersonal therapy. She received a certificate in training from the San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis and has worked in specialty care clinics focused on women’s mental health and mental health for older adults with complex conditions.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of CA
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Magellan
  • MHN
  • Optum


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • Men
  • Women


  • English



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