Dr. Steven F. Huege is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. He is board certified in adult and geriatric psychiatry.
He received his undergraduate degree from Duke University, and MD from the University of Texas- Southwestern Medical School. He completed a residency in psychiatry at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. He is a Fellow with the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP). He serves as associate program director for Penn’s geriatric psychiatry fellowship program.
Dr. Huege specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of older adults with chronic and new-onset mental illness, Alzheimer’s disease, or other dementias, and mood and psychotic disorders in the elderly. He also conducts dynamically-oriented psychotherapy with adult and geriatric patients. At the Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center, he consults in the Community Living Center, and evaluates and treats patients in the geriatric medicine clinic. At Penn, Dr. Huege also works in investigational drug trials to evaluate novel treatments for dementia, with special emphasis on biomarkers and natural/herbal compounds.