David J. Lopez, MD, is president and chief executive officer of Psychiatry Networks. Since 2006, Dr. Lopez has led the telepsychiatry provider in its efforts to deliver expert evaluations and leading-edge, ongoing treatment to patients suffering from a range of mental health disorders. In addition, Dr. Lopez and his caregiving team offer vital support and education to the families and friends of those seeking care.
Under his leadership, Psychiatry Networks has become a premier provider of mental health and on-call telepsychiatry services to clients in Ohio and throughout the Midwest.
Prior to establishing Psychiatry Networks, Dr. Lopez served as chief of clinical services with the North Dakota and Ohio Air National Guards. The first portion of his career was spent in private practice, providing a broad range of inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services to patients across the Midwest. He is licensed to practice medicine in the States of Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ohio and Washington. Dr. Lopez specializes in treating members of the military and those incarcerated in state and federal prisons.
Dr. Lopez earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School. He completed his residency training at the Hennepin County Medical Center and Regions Ramsey County Hospital in Minneapolis-St. Paul.
Dr. Lopez is fluent in Spanish and proficient in Russian.