Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Fred  Ovsiew, MD

Fred Ovsiew, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Focus of Work


I see patients with depression, anxiety, and other psychiatric disorders and provide treatment with psychotherapy or pharmacotherapy as appropriate for the individual patient. I specialize in neuropsychiatry, the mental and behavioral disorders due to brain diseases such as epilepsy, movement disorders, dementia, or autoimmune disease.


Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Pennsylvania (1977)
  • Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals (1981)
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Hospitals (1982)
  • Fellowship: Michael Reese Hospital (1983)
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry



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