- Phone: (415) 971-7824
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Family Medicine and Nutrition
Specialty Focus: Eating Disorders, Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating, Malnutrition, Underweight, Obesity, Starvation, Athletic Triad, Diet, Weight Loss, Exercise.
Education: MD, University of Chicago
Years in Practice: 12
Dr. Lowenthal is a board-certified Family Physician with a sub-specialty in Eating Disorders. She received her medical degree from the University of Chicago and completed residency at UCSF. As the former Medical Liaison for the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (Iaedp), she is one of a small number of primary care physicians nationwide who specializes in the medical management of eating disorders in children, adolescents and adults. With extensive knowledge of the medical, psychological and social aspects of eating disorders, Dr. Lowenthal treats patients at all levels of care including outpatient, IOP, PHP, residential and inpatient. She is the former Medical Director of Cielo House, a Bay Area based treatment program for patients suffering from eating disorders and has served as a medical consultant for Bay Area Eating Disorder Associates (BAEDA). She is an experienced speaker on the topic of eating disorders and malnutrition and has lectured to medical, legal, psychological and educational professionals.