Alan N. Arnson, MD completed his undergraduate education at Yale University and the University of Bonn, Germany. He received his medical degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, and finished his psychiatric training at Vanderbilt University, Yale and the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). Dr. Arnson is board-certified in Psychiatry. From 1967 to 1986, he was in private practice and did government work in the Washington, D.C., area. He was also on the clinical faculty of Georgetown Medical School. He moved to Garrett County in 1986 and began practicing with the Garrett County Health Department and the Somerset (Pennsylvania) Community Hospital. Since 1990, he has served with Pastoral Counseling and UPMC Western Maryland’s Behavioral Health Services. Dr. Arnson is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a member of the Academy of Addiction Psychiatry.

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Phone Number: 240- 964-8585


Western Maryland Medical Arts Center
12502 Willowbrook Rd., Suite 380
Cumberland, MD, 21502