Psychiatrist in Glendale, California Cristian Penciu, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 18-64

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in Glendale, California Cristian Penciu, MD

Cristian Penciu, MD

Cristian Penciu, MD is board certified in General Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry. He received his Doctor of Medicine from University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Romania. His post graduate training was completed in the United States and included a Family Medicine Residency at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital in Florida in 2009, a Psychiatry Residency Program in Paramus, New Jersey with completion in 2010. In 2013 he completed his Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York. Dr. Penciu treats a wide range of psychiatric conditions that include chemical dependency, compulsive gambling, obsessive compulsive disorder, eating disorders, autism spectrum disorder, sexual abuse, and sexual disorders. His clinical orientation is biological/medical and cognitive behavioral.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits


  • English



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