Greg Fonzo, PhD

Phone: 1-833-UT-CARES (833-882-2737)

Education

San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program, PhD

University of Georgia, BS, Biology and Psychology


Residency/Fellowship

Internship, Clinical Psychology, Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Fellowship, Clinical Psychology, Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Healthcare System/Stanford University School of Medicine

Fellowship, Mental Illness, Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System/Sierra-Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center

Biography and Education

Clinical Biography

Greg Fonzo, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist in UT Health Austin’s Mulva Clinic for the Neurosciences. He specializes in assessment and evidence-based psychotherapy for depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorders. Additionally, Dr. Fonzo is an assistant professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Psychology.

Dr. Fonzo earned his doctorate from San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program and his dual bachelor’s in biology and psychology from the University of Georgia, where he graded summa cum laude. He completed an internship in clinical psychology at the Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, a fellowship in clinical psychology at the Stanford University School of Medicine and the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, and an advanced fellowship in mental illness at the Sierra-Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System.

Dr. Fonzo’s research seeks to understand neurobiological mechanisms of affective disorder psychopathology and interventions and to utilize this information to design and test novel neurocircuitry-focused treatment approaches. His research has been published in top scientific journals, including The American Journal of Psychiatry, JAMA Psychiatry, Biological Psychiatry, and Nature Human Behaviour. His work is funded by the National Institute of Mental Health and the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation.

Specializations

  • Anxiety disorders
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Depression
  • Exposure therapy
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder

Board Certification

  • Texas Board of Examiners of Psychologists, Licensed Psychologist

Awards & Honors

  • NARSAD Young Investigator Award, Brain and Behavior Research Foundation
  • One Mind Rising Star Award Winner

Locations

Locations

  • UT Health Austin Clinics | Health Transformation Building
    1601 Trinity Street, Bldg. A
    Austin, TX 78712
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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete Focus Essential HMO
  • AARP Medicare Complete Focus HMO
  • Accountable Health Plan/Interplan (SPHN)
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Aetna PPO/HMO (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Aetna Seton Health Alliance
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Ambetter-Superior Health Plan - Exchange Plan
  • Amerigroup
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Advantage HMO/Health Select (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Choice PPO/UT Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Essentials/Blue Essentials Access - Exchange Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PAR Plan
  • Cigna - All plans
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Coventry (SPHN)
  • Dell Children’s Health Plan STAR/CHIP
  • EHN/WEB TPA - (Whole Foods)
  • First Health (SPHN)
  • Health Payors Organization (SPHN)
  • Humana HMOx
  • Humana Medicare Advantage - all plans EXCEPT Humana Medicare Gold Plus. (Out of network for all Humana Medicare HMO Plans)
  • Humana PPO/HMO/Choice Care (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Integrated Medical Systems PPO (SPHN)
  • Medicare Part B Traditional fee for service (Novitas)
  • Medicaid/TMHP
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan (SPHN) (PHCS is out of network - All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Optum
  • Sendero IdealCare
  • Seton Health Plan Smarthealth
  • Superior Health Plan STAR/CHIP/STAR KIDS
  • United Healthcare AARP PPO
  • United Healthcare All Savers/Choice/Choice Plus/PPO/HMO (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Medicare
  • United Healthcare One
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete Focus HMO
  • United Student Resources PPO (SPHN)
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