Ed S. Jesalva, MD is a psychiatrist that specializes in treating adults and adolescents with a variety of psychiatric disorders including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADD/ADHD and substance or alcohol abuse.
What sets Dr. Jesalva apart is that he takes pride in getting his patients wellÖnot just better but well. He does this through his mission of emphasizing a collaborative, educational and multi-disciplinary approach using medications, referrals to therapists and other resources to help achieve the patientís highest level of functioning. He educates the patient and their family about their disease and the treatment options available. He encourages a support system to help implement a treatment plan that is individualized and person specific.
He fosters hope, empowerment, self-responsibility, self-value, self-help, resilience and dignity. He uses a treatment framework that addresses four dimensions in each patientís care.
His office provides a warm, caring and responsive staff that serves the Thousand Oaks, Newbury Park, Westlake Village, Simi Valley, Agoura Hills and Camarillo areas of east Ventura County in Southern California.
If you have been contemplating seeking the help of a professional, take the first step today by calling our office for a consultation at 805-374-1120.