Addiction Treatment Las Vegas – Center for Addiction Medicine

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Curriculum Vitae

DrLevy-lgMICHAEL S. LEVY, D.O., DFASAM – QUALIFIED AND DEDICATED

Executive Profile

In 1995, Michael S. Levy, D.O. established Southern Nevada’s only medical practice specializing in Addiction Medicine. He incorporated the Center for Addiction Medicine in 1998 in order to provide a full range of medical and therapeutic services to patients served, including outpatient detoxification and intensive outpatient treatment programs for adolescents and adults. Dr. Levy is professionally certified by the American Society of Addiction Medicine and Board Certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine.

 

 

EDUCATION

1975 – 1979 West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Doctor of Osteopathy
1972 – 1974 West Virginia University
Bachelor of Arts, Biology
1968 – 1972 United States Navy
2nd Class Petty Officer, Hospital Corpsman
Surgical Technician, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat
1965 – 1967 West Virginia University

POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING

DIPLOMATE

1980 Diplomate of the National Board of Examiners of Osteopathic
Physicians and Surgeons

INTERNSHIP
July 1979 – June 1980: Phoenix General Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona

2015             Distinguished Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine

2009 Board Certified Addiction Medicine
American Board of Addiction Medicine
2006 Re-Certified by Examination American Society of Addiction Medicine
1998 Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine
1996 Re-Certified by Examination American Society of Addiction Medicine
1995 Board Certified Family Practice
American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
American Osteopathic Association
1994 State of Nevada (#725)
1987 Treatment of Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies
American Medical Society for the Treatment of Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies (Now, American Society of Addiction Medicine
1984 Treatment of Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies
California Society for Treatment of Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies
1980 State of Arizona (#1721)

ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS

June 2000 – Current Founding Medical Director
Center for Addiction Medicine
4445 So Jones Blvd Ste 3
Las Vegas, Nevada  89103
September 2000 – December 2001 Founding Medical Director
Fountain Ridge
3351 North Buffalo Drive
Las Vegas, Nevada 89128
January 1995 – February 2000 Clinical Director
Chemical Dependency Programs
Adult and Adolescent
Montevista Hospital
5900 West Rochelle Avenue
Las Vegas, Nevada  89103
January 1993 – December 1994 Clinical Director
Local Addiction Recovery Center
3101 East Watkins
Phoenix, Arizona  85034
May 1990 – December 1992 Clinical Director
Addiction Medicine / Dual Diagnosis Program
Northbrooke Hospital
4600 West Schroeder
Brown Deer, Wisconsin 53223
March 1989 – December 1990 Associate Medical Director
Elmbrook Memorial Hospital
1933 West North Avenue
Brookfield, Wisconsin 53005
February 1982 – February 1988 Private Practice
Family Medicine / Treatment of Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies
Phoenix, Arizona
1983 – 1988 Medical Director
The Recovery Center
Phoenix General Hospital and Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona
1981 – 1983 Associate Medical Director
The Recovery Center
Phoenix General Hospital and Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

Assistant Professor – Touro University Nevada
On August 27, 2015 Dr. Levy was re-appointed Assistant Professor
Family/Addiction Medicine at Touro University Nevada

Past President Nevada Chapter of American Society of Addiction Medicine

Member – Southern Panel of Moral Character and Fitness Committee Appointed
By Board of Governors of the State Bar of Nevada

Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor Addiction Medicine, Touro University

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine, California Chapter
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine, Nevada Chapter
  • American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine
  • Clark County Medical Society
  • Nevada Osteopathic Medical Association
  • Nevada State Medical Association

AWARDS

2010 – Healthcare Hero Award by Nevada Business Magazine/Anthem Blue Cross

2014 – Top Doctor in Addiction Medicine by Las Vegas Life

2015 – Dr. Levy selected as 2015 Distinguished men and women of Nevada

PUBLICATIONS

Author. “Addiction, Substance Abuse and The Legal Profession” Nevada Lawyer Magazine January 2013

“Clinical Management of Patients Treated with Naltrexone Hydrochloride (REVIA) for Alcohol Dependency” (201-M-441) 1998

WEB SITE

www.addictionhelp.com

Dr. Michael S. Levy

Dr. Michael S. Levy
Center for Addiction Medicine
Medical Director
Addiction Help
Founder / Medical Director, Center for Addiction Medicine. Addiction Treatment Specialist. Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine
4445 S Jones Blvd Ste 3
Las Vegas,NV
89103
US
Phone: (702) 873-7800

About Dr. Levy

One of only 324 physicians in the United States recognized as a Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine, Dr. Levy specializes in prevention, diagnosis, treatment of withdrawal, medical or psychiatric complications, relapse and monitoring of recovery. Read more

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4445 S Jones Blvd Ste 3
Las Vegas NV 89103

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