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Peter Lucas

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 tele psychiatry 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.

Michael Kabar

Michael Kabar, MD


Licensed in CA

Dr. Kabar has more than 20 years of experience working in the San Francisco, Bay Area. He has served as medical director at various psychiatric facilities, has worked at the University of California at Berkeley for many years and has had a very successful private practice in San Francisco. Dr. Kabar is an expert on Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and Ketamine treatments, and he was certified by the ABPN in 2000. He is a Fellow of the American Psychiatry Association. He speaks Spanish (native speaker), Arabic and Portuguese.