About Us

About the Office

Michael Lesem, MD PA is committed to providing the help and treatment to assist those who are dealing with mental illness.  Dr. Michael Lesem has practiced Psychiatry since 1981 and will continue to practice and help treat the underserved behavioral health population of the Greater Houston Area.

Our Staff

 
Dr. Michael Lesem, MD

Boarded Adult Psychiatrist

Education:

1976: University of Texas, Austin, Cum Laude, History, B.A.

1981: University of Texas Medical School, Houston, M.D.

Training:

1981 - 1982: Medical Internship, St. Paul's Hospital - Affiliated with Southwestern Medical School; Dallas, TX

1982 - 1985: Residency in Psychiatry, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX

1984 - 1985: Chief Resident, Psychiatry, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX

1985 - 1987: Medical Staff Fellow, Research Fellowship Laboratory of Clinical Science, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD

 

Board Certification:

1986: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Certification, November 1986

1992: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Geriatric Psychiatry Certification, March 1992 – Re-certification

1992-2012: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Geriatric Psychiatry, Certification, March 1992 – Added sub-specialty

 

Experience:

1994 - Present: Medical Director, Claghorn-Lesem Research Clinic, Ltd., Houston, TX

1989 - Present: Michael D. Lesem, MD, PA - Private Practice, Houston, TX

Academic Appointments:

1989 - Present: Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Medical School

1987 - 1989: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Medical School; Houston, TX

Douglas Lopez, MBA/MHA
Practice Administrator 

Douglas Lopez graduated from Texas A&M with a BS in biomedical science

He then wen on to complete his masters from University of Houston in Business adminsitration and Healthcare Managment. 

Douglas loves his job and all of our amazing patients he gets to know by name. 

Some of his pastimes are  are calligraphy, cuddleing with his cat dr. Pew Pew and going to Astros games. 

Esther Tell, CYT

HR/Marketing/Customer care

As our newest staff member Esther brings her background in Customer relations, therapy and management to aid in the well being of our clients. 

© 2015-2019 by MICHAEL LESEM, MD PA

4306 YOAKUM BLVD, STE 330 | HOUSTON, TX 77006

Tel: 832-538-1479    Fax: 832-487-9566

info@lesemmd.com

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