C. Freeman, M.D., M.B.A. Dr. Freeman is an adult and geriatric psychiatrist practicing in downtown Los Angeles. Dr. Freeman not only provides clinical services and supervision, but also serves as a consultant to private and public organizations, pharmaceutical companies, medical societies, and the judicial system. Due to her expertise, she is recruited around the country to serve in multiple capacities. As she continues her private practice in Los Angeles part time, she remains actively involved in the community.
Dedicated to her profession as a physician, Dr. Freeman acknowledges her role as an educator, her responsibility as a mentor, and her duty as a provider to administer culturally competent care. Her commitment is to creating healthier lives through delivering health care of the highest quality and providing mental health education to the community.
Dr. Freeman currently resides in Los Angeles and serves as the Chief Psychiatrist, of the O.A.S.I.S. Clinic/SPECTRUM Community Services and Research in Watts area Los Angeles. She provides mental health services including evaluation, treatment, and care coordination at this community-based clinical and research center that provides HIV care to under-served populations, primarily African-American and Latinos.
She is a graduate of Howard University. After receiving training in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry at the University of Virginia, Dr. Freeman obtained a business degree from Pepperdine University. At Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, Dr. Freeman brought specialized training in the physical, emotional, and social needs of older patients aged 65 and older, enhancing Meharry’s ability to provide a comprehensive approach to the diagnosis and treatment of older adults. Dr. Freeman also provided clinical educational opportunities for medical students and residents, non-psychiatric physicians and other health providers.
She also serves as:
Treasurer and Candidate for President Elect 2014, National Medical Association
Treasurer, Association Black Women Physicians
District 1 Counselor, Board of Trustees, Los Angeles County Medical Association