Sierra Tucson Announces Promotion of Chief Medical Officer

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Michael V. Genovese, MD, JD, promoted to chief medical advisor of the Acadia Healthcare Recovery Division.

Sierra Tucson, an internationally renowned leader in behavioral and mental health care, announced today the promotion of Michael V. Genovese, MD, JD, to chief medical advisor of the Acadia Healthcare Recovery Division. Acadia Healthcare is the parent company of Sierra Tucson. Previously, Dr. Genovese served as chief medical officer at Sierra Tucson since October 2014.

In his new role, Dr. Genovese will provide his expertise and presence for not only Sierra Tucson, but for the broader recovery division of Acadia Healthcare as well. Through Dr. Genovese’s guidance, the Recovery Division and Sierra Tucson will continue to be an advocate, thought leader and innovator in the industry, across a myriad of sectors.
During his tenure at Sierra Tucson, Dr. Genovese worked closely with internal and external teams to advance clinical and medical programming, and provided cutting-edge innovations to improve the outcomes of Sierra Tucson’s residents. He has assisted in building out Sierra Tucson’s medical team; has worked closely to provide enhanced safety for residents; and has helped provide greater ease of access to Sierra Tucson’s world-class treatment.

“Through his dedication to being a key opinion leader in the field of behavioral health on a national and international stage, and through detailed, individualized customer service, Dr. Genovese has helped improve the overall brand and experience for referring professionals that entrust their clients to Sierra Tucson’s care,” said Bill Anderson, chief executive officer of Sierra Tucson.

Prior to joining Sierra Tucson, Dr. Genovese co-founded Long Island Mind & Body (LIMB), a highly successful medical practice that brought state-of-the-art integrative treatments to a growing patient-base in metropolitan New York. He was a fellow at New York University/North Shore University Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Program, and he completed his residency training at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

About Sierra Tucson:
For more than 32 years, Sierra Tucson’s longstanding legacy of clinical excellence and compassionate care has resulted in recovery for those struggling with substance use disorder, trauma-related issues, eating disorders, chronic pain and mood and anxiety disorders. Internationally renowned for its innovative approach to behavioral and mental health treatment, Sierra Tucson was the recipient of the 2016 Organizational Achievement Award by NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals. Sierra Tucson combines integrative and experiential therapies with evidence-based practices to provide a full range of treatment methods. Call 800-842-4487 or visit


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