Robert I. Picker, M.D.
Board Certified in Psychiatry
The San Marco Building
1399 Ygnacio Valley Rd., Suite 25
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Tel.: (925) 945-8440
Fax: (925) 945-8448
Dr. Robert Picker is currently director of the Alternatives in Psychiatry Medical Clinic, in Concord, California. He has been practicing general psychiatry in Northern California for about 30 years since emigrating from Chicago following graduation from Northwestern Medical School in 1969.
Dr. Picker completed a rotating internship at Herrick Memorial Hospital in Berkeley, California, as well as psychiatric residency training at Agnews State Hospital in Santa Clara, California.
Dr. Picker’s practice includes the spectrum of age groups, including child, adolescent and adult, as well as some geriatric. He sees a great many patients with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, and is recognized for his expertise in this area.
Picker is also recognized for his accomplishments in the world of photography.
His portfolio of spectacular nature and travel photographs has achieved
international recognition on the world-wide web at Robert Picker Photography,
including a photo of Mt. Everest titled “Mt. Everest Sunset/Moonrise,”
which became a color lithograph poster, as well as a book jacket and calendar
cover. Please feel free to visit Dr. Picker’s photographic