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Samuel Etchie, MD

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Dr. Samuel Etchie, MD

Contact

Office
7200 Parkway Dr
Ste 109
La Mesa, CA 91942
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Biography

Dr. Etchie received his medical degree from the University of Ibadan in 1982. He served his internship specializing in Pediatrics at the Texas Technological University Health Science Center in El Paso and served his residency specializing in Anesthesiology at the Texas Technological University Health Science Center in El Paso. He then proceeded to San Diego, UCSD Department of Psychiatry where he completed his residency in General Psychiatry. Upon completion of this program, he attended a one year fellowship at UCLA’s forensic psychiatry program.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry, 2003

Medical Education

  • University of Ibadan College of Medicine, MD, 1982

Internships

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-El Paso, Pediatrics, 1994

Residencies

  • University of California, San Diego - Dept of Psychiatry, Psychiatry, 1998
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-El Paso, Anesthesiology, 1995

Fellowships

  • University of California, Los Angeles, Forensic Psychiatry, 1999
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