Dr. Leonard Lado, MD

Addiction Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 60

About Doctor

Dr. Leonard Lado, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in Bonita Springs, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1989 and specializes in addiction psychiatry, psychiatry, and more.

I would like to thank the many patients who have shared their lives and taught me a great deal about medicine and psychiatry through their struggles and triumph. Many of the testimonials come through their experiences in drug rehab and outpatient treatment. However I have to caution you with reviews from fake websites that use negative reputation to draw business. Many of these websites are owned by shady companies and that hire professional fake patients to draw business. They want the physicians to pay up to $200 dollars per month to remove negative false information. The best source of physician information is the state board websites. Many patient who have addictions have doctor shopping behaviors and when they do not get their drugs of addiction, these type of patient retaliate but writing negative reviews. I have added their simple letters of testimonials. 

As my studies progressed, I began to notice that society had a vital need for physicians and allied health professionals to treat addiction and its consequences. Thus, there were many professional opportunities created that were geared toward this specialty. By default, in order to truly address the needs of my patients, the treatment of addictions became a prime focus during the development of my specialization. Drug rehab almost always requires the management of other conditions, such as depression and anxiety. Addiction becomes the logical consequence for sufferers who self medicate to seek relief from, instead of proactively treat, illnesses that have continued to evolve since childhood. The stigma and negative media stereotypes are much to be blamed for these self destructive choices and behaviors, along with our impulses for immediate gratification. The metaphor, \

Areas of Expertise

Addiction Psychiatry
Adult Psychiatry
Psychiatry
Telepsychiatry

Education

  • 1993 University Of Texas Health Science Center
  • 1990 Baylor University
  • 1989 Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
  • 1988 Universidad Del Noreste, Escuela De Medicina 'dr Jose Sierra Flores'
  • 1983 Arnold and Marie Schwartz College Of Pharmacy
  • Languages

    Spanish
    English

    Dr. Leonard Lado, MD



    Lado Healing Institute

    Lado Healing Institute
    9776 Bonita Beach Rd SE Ste 202B Bonita Springs, FL 34135

    Phone:(239) 948-4325
    Directions
    9776 Bonita Beach Rd SE Ste 202B Bonita Springs, FL 34135
    Dr. Leonard Lado, MD -9776 Bonita Beach Rd SE Ste 202B Bonita Springs, FL 34135- Hospital Search Office Phone: (239) 948-4325

    Coordinates

    Latitude: 26.33157
    Longitude: -81.79022