Finding the right psychiatrist is the single-most important decision you can make when it comes to your physical well-being. If you believe Dr. Gardner can help you please call Vanessa Cook at 707-575-7647 for scheduling and new patient intake.
Dr. Gardner currently has practice offices in Santa Rosa (Northern Cal) and San Diego (Southern Cal) and can serve patients throughout the state. He can consult with patients for follow-up appointments through the portal making vitally needed care available to patients statewide, however, initial appointments for evaluations must be made in person.
Initial Patient Consultation- 60 minutes - $395. All new patient appointments require a $100 deposit at the time the appointment is made. This deposit is refundable if the appointment is canceled at least one week before the appointment. This deposit is applied toward the payment due.
Average Cost per Session: $265 for 30 minute return visit, $345 for 45 minute return visit, to $395 for 60 minute return visit.
Medication Management Appointments - $265 - for a 25 minute appointment - mandatory sessions every 2 months w/ required Psychotherapy.
Medication Management with Psychotherapy - $345 - 45 minutes, frequency determined by patient and Dr. Gardner - cannot exceed 45 minutes.
Once or Twice-Monthly psychotherapy, which can include hypnotherapy and/or EMDR - $345
Dr. Gardner can only consult with patients in California to meet with him for evaluation purposes. The comprehensive evaluation for patients outside the area includes a neuro-endocrine evaluation as well as a psychiatric evaluation, a review of past medical records including lab reports. Patients will be provided a copy of their records to take to an attending psychiatrist in their state. Due to licensing laws, he cannot be an attending psychiatrist for patients out of state. Evaluations generally consist of two appointments and patients should expect to pay approximately $1,000 for the whole eval.
Like most psychiatrists, he is out-of-network for insurance, however, his staff will work to assist you in submitting claims to your insurance company, which typically cover a potion of psychiatric fees. Please be prepared to pay at the time of your visit. Dr. Gardner accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Debit Cards and checks.
Patients are charged for missed appointments, however, Dr. Gardner understands that there are situations where coming into the office can be difficult. When this is the case, using the technology portal allows you to keep your appointment without having to physically come in. His staff will also try to make accommodations for you to come in within a week of the missed appointment without additional charge. There is a strict one-week cancellation policy. If you miss your appointment or do not cancel the week prior to your appointment, you will be charge.
Dr. Gardner can only see out-of-state patients in California and cannot be your attending psychiatrist if you are out-of-state. He is available to conduct an evaluation, including order necessary blood tests, but expect 3 days in order to get blood work done and for full evaluation. You must pay all fees 7 days prior to appointment time. This fee is non-refundable if cancellation occurs within the week prior to the appointment.
RS Isaac Gardner, MD
525 College Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
In addition to Santa Rosa, Dr. Gardner is accepting patients for evaluation through his tele-psychiatry portal, which has the same standard-of-care as traditional office visits and provides patients access to one of the preeminent psychiatrists in his specialty. Speak with Vanessa Cook for new patient intake.
+1 (707) 575 7647