About Us

The goal of Gateway Psychiatric Services is to enhance the quality of psychiatric care by providing: excellent psychiatric treatment, professional education to health professionals, consultation to organizations delivering psychiatric services and clinical research services.
This website provides information about GPS for current patients, potential patients and their family members; healthcare providers; individuals associated with organizations that provide psychiatric or mental health services; and attorneys.
The Gateway Psychiatric Services Notice of Privacy Policy can be viewed by clicking here.
The information provided on this site is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient and his/her physician. This website is funded entirely by Gateway Psychiatric Services, a Medical Corporation. This website does not host or receive funding from advertising.
The San Francisco office is located in Hayes Valley, close to BART. We also have offices in Mountain View and Pleasanton.
Dr. Peter Forster, a UCSF-affiliated San Francisco Psychiatrist, Clinical Director of Gateway Psychiatric Services, specializes in the evaluation and treatment of adult depression, anxiety, panic disorders, phobias and stress reactions.

The Mood Disorders Program provides specialty evaluation and treatment of adult patients with mood disorders and mixed mood/anxiety disorders.

Health Problems

We have updated the health problems page with quick links to important information about living well with moods, including information ...
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Website Mobile Enhancements

Website Mobile Enhancements Over the last couple of years the proportion of our website visitors who are viewing the site ...
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Integrated Care

We have a passion for providing the most effective treatment at Gateway and that passion is illustrated by the efforts ...
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We Are Not “In Network” Providers

Gateway Psychiatric Services is not an "in network" provider of care. Many of the patients we see get reimbursement for ...
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Google Hangouts Telepsychiatry

Google Hangouts is a secure video conferencing service that is HIPAA compliant. Google Hangouts works with almost every kind of ...
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Bipolar 101 An Online Course

Bipolar 101, an online course hosted by Gateway Psychiatric begins March 17, 2017: Bipolar 101 - The Basics and Beyond ...
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Fee Increase 2017

We hope 2017 is off to a good start! We look forward to working with and supporting you in your ...
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Controlled Substance Refills

Controlled substances are medications with a potential for abuse or misuse. Common controlled substances that doctors prescribe include: Narcotic pain ...
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Telepsychiatry at Gateway – An Update

An American contractor in Iraq suffering from the after effects of a violent attack needs help to prevent him from ...
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Welcome Gina Gregory – New Staff Member

We are very pleased to welcome Gina Gregory to Gateway Psychiatric. Gina will be working full time in our San ...
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