About Dr. Esparza

Brian Esparza, M.D., Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine, MRO, SAP

Dr. Brian Esparza completed both his medical education and residency training at the University of Washington School of Medicine. As a graduate of one of the top ten medical schools in the country, he is well trained in state-of-the-art evidence based treatment. Dr. Esparza specializes in chemical dependency treatment and co-occurring disorders. He is a member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine and serves as Medical Director at Bridgetown Recovery.

What does it mean to be an ABAM-certified physician?

Physicians certified by The American Board of Addiction Medicine have the knowledge and skills to provide prevention screening, intervention, and treatment for psychological/physical complications related to drug use disorders and addictions. These addictions can include alcohol, tobacco, illicit drugs, and prescription medications. 

The American Board of Addiction Medicine certificate is nationally recognized as signifying excellence in the practice of Addiction Medicine. It demonstrates that a doctor has met rigorous standards through intensive study, assessment, and evaluation and is designed to assure the public that a medical specialist possesses skills required to provide high quality patient care.