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Dr. Kirk Simon, MD

Dr. Simon is a triple board-certified psychiatrist in child, adolescent and adult psychiatry. He completed his undergraduate degree at Creighton University, then continued his education at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the University of Utah. Dr. Simon has presented on topics including eating disorders, somatization disorders, and difficult diagnoses in patients and families. In 2003, he was honored as a nominee for the physician of the year at Primary Children’s Hospital . In 2005 and 2012, he was awarded teacher of the year by the triple board and child psychiatry residents. He approaches students in a holistic, strength-based manner to foster greater resilience. Although he used to enjoy mountain biking, snowboarding, hiking, and photography, his time has now been replaced with raising two boys.