Peter Lucas, MD
Psychiatrist and HealthLinkNow Medical Director
Licensed in CA, NV, TX and WA
Peter Lucas, MD, attended Case Western University School of Medicine and completed his psychiatry residency at UCSD in the mid-’80s. Subsequently, he performed research at the National Institute of Mental Health and then was a faculty member at UCLA for six years. During his career, he has worked in a number of settings including academic, research, administrative, consulting, and clinical. For the past 7 years, much of his work has been providing psychiatric care via telemedicine. He joined HealthLinkNow in 2013 as a psychiatrist providing telepsychiatry in various facilities. In 2021, he became the Associate Medical Director and in 2022, became the Medical Director who is responsible for oversight on physicians’ development and compliance with all regulatory and professional guidelines.