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About Isabel Ribeiro Caldas Domingues, MD
Isabel Domingues, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist who specializes in treating young adults with early psychosis. She also has clinical expertise in identifying young adults at high-risk of developing a psychotic disorder or in the "prodromal" (early) phase.
Her research focuses on understanding schizophrenia, early psychosis and the progression of psychotic disorders among at-risk individuals. She is interested in developing markers that could help screen and predict those likely to develop a psychotic disorder.
She completed residency training in psychiatry at UC San Diego School of Medicine and was chief resident at the outpatient clinic in Hillcrest. Dr. Domingues earned her medical degree from Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto in Portugal. She is board-certified in psychiatry and is a member of the American Psychiatry Association.
Dr. Domingues is conversant in French and fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and appreciates working with the Latino population. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading and frequenting Balboa Park.
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- Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
- UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA
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Conditions and Treatments
- Mental Health in Young Adults
- Early Psychosis