Geoff Kane, MD, MPH

Geoff Kane, MD

Geoffrey P. Kane, MD, MPH, is Chief of Addiction Services at the Brattleboro Retreat. Dr. Kane graduated from Boston College and Yale School of Medicine and trained at Montefiore Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Addiction Medicine and is a Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine.

Dr. Kane has held faculty appointments at Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Antioch University New England, New Hampshire Technical Institute, and Albany Medical College. His medical career includes work in the South Bronx, industrial New Jersey, and New York City.  In 1981, he published Inner-City Alcoholism (Human Sciences Press).

Since 1988, Dr. Kane has served as medical director of addiction services in both psychiatric (Brookside Hospital, Nashua, NH; Acadia Hospital, Bangor, ME; Brattleboro Retreat, Brattleboro, VT) and in general (Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, NH; Crow/Northern Cheyenne Hospital, Indian Health Service, Crow Agency, MT) hospitals.  He is Editor and the principal contributor to Addiction Medicine Updates on the website of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence.

Medical School:

Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT



Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY



American Society of Addiction Medicine


Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Addiction Medicine