Arwen Podesta, MD, FASAM
New Orleans, Louisiana
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine
Specialty Focus: Civil/Criminal Competency, Capacity, IMEs, Fitness for Duty, Psychiatric Disability, Addiction, Wrongful Death, Malingering, Suicide, Psychopharmacology, Medical Malpractice, Discrimination, Undue Influence, Will Contests.
Education: MD, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine; Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Louisiana State University; FASAM, Diplomate, Addiction Medicine Fellow
Years in Practice: 4
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 30+
Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine; Trained in Forensic Psychiatry at Tulane University; Licensed in Louisiana; Medical Director of Addiction Recovery and Detox Facilities.