Peninsula Health Center

Dr. Hemmat Speaks at UCLA Consortium

Peninsula Health Center recently took center stage at UCLA as Dr. Matin Hemmat, a renowned expert in addiction treatment, shed light on the transformative initiatives driving PHC’s mission in addiction medicine. Delving into the complexities of addiction treatment, Dr. Hemmat’s presentation provided a comprehensive overview of PHC’s innovative approaches and the challenges faced in initiating an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP).

The presentation commenced with an insightful overview of PHC, setting the stage for an exploration into the intricacies of establishing an IOP. Dr. Hemmat promoted the importance of Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOPs), offering a glimpse into the clinical and general business operations pivotal to their success.

Attendees were treated to a deep dive into the clinical operations of IOP, highlighting PHC’s commitment to less restrictive comprehensive treatment. Dr. Hemmat emphasized the importance of continuity of care and support, underlining PHC’s dedication to providing real-time skills training and flexible treatment delivery options.

From ambulatory and home detox to the utilization of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) and pain management strategies, Dr. Hemmat illuminated the multifaceted approach employed by PHC in addressing addiction. The presentation also touched upon the vital role of Family Programs, Aftercare Planning, and the Outpatient Services offered by Dr. Hemmat and Peninsula Health Center, showcasing the holistic nature of their treatment model.

Key to PHC’s success is our emphasis on outcomes comparable to residential services, achieved through a blend of evidence-based practices and personalized care. Dr. Hemmat’s talk underscored the efficacy of PHC’s programs in delivering results while fostering a supportive environment conducive to long-term recovery.

We’re thrilled to offer a snippet of Dr. Hemmat’s insightful presentation on our website, providing a glimpse into the groundbreaking strategies driving addiction treatment at PHC. For those eager to delve deeper, the full video and presentation are available for viewing.

Join us in celebrating the strides made by Peninsula Health Center in revolutionizing addiction treatment. Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to share valuable insights and resources from leaders like Dr. Matin Hemmat.