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Currently active body dysmorphic disorder studies by Jamie Feusner, M.D., Research consultant at the Los Angeles Body Dysmorphic Disorder & Body Image Clinic.

Dynamics of visual processing abnormalities in BDD

Principal Investigator: Jamie Feusner, M.D.

This study aims to illuminate dynamic pathophysiological mechanisms underlying perceptual distortions in BDD using two novel visual modulation techniques.

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Participation in the study involves two visits:

  • A research diagnostic and symptom assessment with Dr. Feusner.
  • An MRI brain scan, during which participants will view photographs of their face.

Participants will receive a free evaluation, brain scan, an image of their brain to keep, parking/transportation reimbursement, and will be compensated for their time. If you believe you have BDD and would like to participate in this study please contact us:

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Call/Text: 323-863-3431
Call: 310-206-0468

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The vast majority of individuals with BDD also have dual diagnoses.

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