Herbert Cruz

Herbert  Cruz

Herbert Cruz, MD

Director of Telepsychiatry Training

Dr. Herb Cruz is a Board Certified Psychiatrist and Director of the Telepsychiatry Program for Kings View Behavioral Health System. He is originally from New York City where he graduated from Loyola School and then the University of San Francisco with a major in Biology and minor in Philosophy and Theology. He attended Michigan State University College of Medicine and completed Psychiatry residency training at UCSF after two years of training in Family Medicine. He has since served the Spanish-speaking population of the California Central Valley in both an administrative and direct-care capacity. Dr. Cruz has an extensive background in community psychiatry, with expertise in cross-cultural psychiatry, forensic evaluation, addictions and telepsychiatry.