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Dr. David C. Lott specializes in Addiction treatment in the Chicago area and is a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago.  He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine and the American Psychiatric Association. 


Dr. Lott received his undergraduate degree from Duke University and completed medical school at Johns Hopkins University.  He returned to Chicago for a residency in
Psychiatry at The University of Chicago and a fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at The University of Illinois at Chicago.  He is board certified in Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, and Addiction Medicine.


Dr. Lott previously led the Addictions Services at Linden Oaks Hospital, part of the Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare system in the western suburbs of Chicago, from 2005 through 2017, and he has participated in research, teaching, and several professional groups including ASAM, APA, AAAP, and PCSS. He is excited about continuing work with ISAM as its membership, education, and advocacy continue to grow. 

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