Melvin S. Gale, M.D.

2135 Dana Ave, Suite 410 | Cincinnati, Ohio 45207-1327 | Email:

Dr. Melvin GaleDr. Melvin S. Gale
Dr. Melvin Gale has served as Medical Director of Psychiatry for Christ Hospital and Medical Director of Geriatric Psychiatry for Good Samaritan Hospital. Cincinnati Magazine has listed Dr. Gale as one of “Cincinnati’s Best Physicians.” Currently in private practice for over 25 years, Dr. Gale received his medical degree from the State University of New York in Brooklyn and came to Cincinnati to complete his psychiatry residency in 1970. Before entering private practice, Dr. Gale served as Director of Psychiatric Emergency Services at University Hospital in Cincinnati and as a full time faculty member at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Dr. Gale is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, with an added qualification in Geriatric Psychiatry, and 11 published medical articles. More details about Dr. Gale are listed below.Education
State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York MD June, 1969

Psychiatry Residency
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 1970-1973

Licensure and Board Certification
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology April 1976.
Added qualifications in Geriatric Psychiatry 1994-2015.

Membership, Offices and Committee Appointments
1972-Present Ohio Psychiatric Association
1972-Present American Psychiatric Association
1974-Present Ohio State Medical Association
1978-Present Cincinnati Psychiatric Society

Research and Interests
11 Published Articles

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of
Psychiatry, Faculty, full time, 1973-1983
Psychiatric Emergency Services, University Hospital
Director 1977-1983
Full time private practice 1983-Present
Medical Director of Psychiatry, The Christ Hospital 2001-2009
Medical Director Geriatric Psychiatry, Good Samaritan Hospital, 2009-2011