Psychiatric Alternatives

Michael Dickerson, MD

Adult Psychiatry

Professional Statement

Dr. Michael Dickerson is a Board Certified Adult Psychiatrist who specializes in providing medication management and psychotherapy for the treatment of stress, anxiety, and mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder. He approaches treatment in a warm and collaborative method to help identify challenges that can interfere with a person's ability to achieve happiness and contentment in life. Through a compassionate and supportive treatment model, he focuses on building insight that can lead to changes resulting in a more satisfying life and improved interpersonal relationships.


  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • PTSD
  • ADHD
  • Relationship Problems
  • Bipolar Disorder


  • B.S. Biological Sciences, University of California, Davis
  • M.D. University of California, Davis, School of Medicine
  • Residencies in Psychiatry, University of California, Davis (UCD)

Languages Spoken

  • English

Office Address

  • 3129 Fillmore St, San Francisco

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem / Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield HMO/PPO
  • Cigna
  • Magellan
  • MHN
  • United Healthcare
  • Value Options