Alicia Bland, who suffered from lung disease for three decades, got new lungs and “a second chance at life.”
Psychosomatic Medicine Service
Psychiatric services are available through the Psychosomatic Medicine Service, which is part of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine.
Dr. José Maldonado is a neuropsychiatrist with specialization on the psychiatric aspects of the transplant process. A consultation or clinical services can be arranged through your cardiologist, nurse coordinator or social worker who can make a referral, or by calling the Department of Psychiatry intake line at 650-498-9111.