Psychiatric Alternatives

Seth Sherman, MD

Adult Psychiatry

Professional Statement

Dr. Sherman brings kindness and clinical expertise to the treatment of a wide variety of conditions, including depression, anxiety, panic, bipolar disorders, relationship problems, and life transitions. A skilled diagnostician with extensive clinical experience at Harvard and Stanford, he provides compassionate, evidence-based care, engaging patients in collaborative treatment planning within a welcoming, reassuring environment. For more about Dr. Sherman, please visit his companion web site,


  • Dr. Sherman specializes in treatment of depression, anxiety, panic, bipolar disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, trauma-related disorders, and other mental health conditions.


  • Chief Resident, Psychiatry, Harvard University
  • M.D., Stanford University
  • B.A., Harvard University

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Office Address

  • 3609 Sacramento St, San Francisco

Insurances Accepted

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