Dr. Goklaney has his private practice in general psychiatry here at Advanced Medical Psychiatric Services Inc. Dr. Goklaney is a distinguished speaker generously rendering his knowledge of pharmacology and mental illness to a variety of groups.
His love of humanity and his ability to interact with people led him into the field of psychiatry. He has practiced psychiatry for the past 25 years.
Sardar Patel Medical College, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India, M.B.B.S., 1976
New England Medical Center, Tufts University, Boston, MA, Residency in Psychiatry, 1981-83
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, Residency/Post Doctoral Fellow, Psychiatry/Sleep Medicine, 1984-1986
Veterans Administration West Los Angeles Medical Center, Certified Clinical Training, General Medicine, 1987-1988
Relevant Prior Experience
Staff Psychiatrist, Kern County Mental Health Services, 1996-2010
Assistant Clinical Professor (Step III), Dept. of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 2000-present
General Psychiatrist, Truxtun Psychiatric Medical Group
Medical Director, Good Samaritan Mental Health Center
Additoinal involvement in professional and scientific organization for last ten years:
Kern County Chapter of Central California Psychiatric Society, Past President
Central California Psychiatric Society, Past President, APA Assembly Representative
American Psychiatric Association, Distinguished Fellow
NAMI, Chapter of Kern County, Speaker