Turning Point of Tampa is proud to announce our Medical Director, Hardeep Singh, MD, FASAM, has been named in Tampa Magazine’s Top Doctors 2020. This is the third time Dr. Singh has received this honor, having been previously named Tampa Magazine’s Top Doctor in Addiction Medicine in the Tampa Bay area in 2017 and 2019. This year, Dr. Singh was recognized for excellence in both Addiction Medicine and Psychiatry.
Each year, Tampa Magazine asks over 9,000 physicians in Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Pasco counties to submit their pick for the best doctor in over 60 specialties. The Top Doctors edition of the Tampa Magazine is so popular with readers that it has expanded to four publications, including Tampa Magazine, South Tampa Magazine, Tampa Downtown Magazine, and Tampa Digest Magazine.
About Hardeep Singh, MD
Dr. Singh has been board certified in Adult Psychiatry since 1991, certified in Psychopharmacology by the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology (ASCP) since 2007 and certified in Addiction Medicine through the American Board of Preventive Medicine since 2018. He is a member of the American Medical Association (AMA), American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the Florida Psychiatric Society (FPS) and is the past President of the Tampa Psychiatric Society.
In 2010, Dr. Singh was honored as a Distinguished Fellow by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) for his efforts to reduce the stigma of psychiatry and to make a positive difference within the community. He has been recognized as an outstanding teacher for his lectures to medical students, nurses, and physicians on such topics as depression, anxiety, insomnia, and bipolar disorder.
In 2016, Dr. Singh became the Medical Director at Turning Point of Tampa. Founded in 1987, Turning Point of Tampa, located in Tampa, Florida, offers Licensed Residential Treatment for adults with Drug Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Eating Disorders, and Dual Diagnosis. In 1989, Turning Point developed their nationally-recognized Eating Disorders/Food Addiction Program for clients with Binge Eating Disorder, Bulimia Nervosa, and Anorexia Nervosa.
Turning Point of Tampa is licensed by the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) and accredited by the Joint Commission, attesting to their adherence to the highest performance standards and quality of services in residential treatment.
“We are proud to have Hardeep Singh, MD as the leader of our medical team,” says Turning Point Clinical Director/CEO, Robin Piper. “Not only is he the Top Doctor in Addiction Medicine in the Tampa Bay area, he is also a well-regarded colleague, mentor and friend.”
In a recent press release, Dr. Singh expressed his appreciation for the recognition, saying, “I am honored to have received this award from my peers. Helping patients live a happier and healthier life, especially during these challenging times, is gratifying. It is humbling to be a part of a great team at Turning Point of Tampa,” says Dr. Singh.
Turning Point of Tampa has been offering Licensed Residential Treatment for Addiction, Eating Disorders and Dual Diagnosis in Tampa since 1987.