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Iowa (12.18 mi)

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70601 (12) (1.29 mi)
70607 (1) (9.79 mi)
70647 (1) (12.19 mi)
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Find a psychiatrist in Lake Charles, LA who can help with mental health, depression, stress, anxiety, counseling, family and relationships, therapy, and more.

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  • David Buttross III, MD 200 Points

    David Buttross III, MD

    Lake Area Psychiatry
    333 Dr. Michael DeBakey Drive Suite 220
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Charles Murphy, MD 110 Points

    Charles Murphy, MD

    Institute For Neuropsychiatry
    2829 4th Ave Ste 150
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Paul Matthews, DO 100 Points

    Paul Matthews, DO

    Advanced Psychiatric Services
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • James Anderson, MD 100 Points

    James Anderson, MD

    Behavioral Medicine Clinic Inc
    748 E Bayou Pines Dr Ste D
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Aretta Rathmell, MD 100 Points

    Aretta Rathmell, MD

    Charter Behavioral Health Syst
    2829 4th Ave Ste 150
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Dewey Archer Jr, MD 100 Points

    Dewey Archer Jr, MD

    Institute For Neuropsychiatry
    2829 4th Ave Ste 150
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Kashinath Yadalam, MD 100 Points

    Kashinath Yadalam, MD

    Institute for Neuropsychiatry
    2829 4th Avenue, Suite 150
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Paul Nabours, MD 100 Points

    Paul Nabours, MD

    3700 5th Ave
    Lake Charles, LA 70607
  • Nguyen Nguyen, MD 100 Points

    Nguyen Nguyen, MD

    100 S Ryan St
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Garrett Ryder, MD 20 Points

    Garrett Ryder, MD

    803 W Bayou Pines Dr Ste E
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • James Anderson, DO, MD

    James Anderson, DO, MD

    750 E Bayou Pines Dr Ste D
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Dewey Archer, DO, MD

    Dewey Archer, DO, MD

    2829 4th Ave Ste 150
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Young Kang, MD 100 Points

    Young Kang, MD

    Distance: 12.18 mi
    304 S Thompson Rd
    Iowa, LA 70647

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Iowa (12.18 mi)

Psychiatrist Info

Psychiatrist Summary:
Psychiatry involves the treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of mental illness. A psychiatrist diagnoses mental and emotional disorders using assessments and may order further psychiatric diagnostic laboratory tests if necessary. Mental and emotional disorders including difficulty coping, stress, trauma, mood and anxiety disorders, substance-abuse disorders, sexual issues, schizophrenia, and addictions may be helped by different forms of psychiatry.

Common Treatments: Psychiatrists commonly treat children and adults suffering from attention deficit disorder (ADD), clinical depression, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, phobias, paranoia, psychosis, OCD, and panic attacks. Additional disorders treated by psychiatrists are: mania, schizophrenia, claustrophobia, paranoia, agoraphobia, social anxiety disorder, hallucinations, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and panic disorder.

Psychiatrist FAQs:
What is a


A Psychiatrist is a licensed physician who specializes in the evaluation, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental and emotional disorders.

What is the Difference between a Psychologist and a Psychiatrist?

Psychologists are concerned with the different aspects of behavior and mental processes and cannot prescribe medications. A clinical psychologist uses psychotherapy and other counseling skills to improve emotional and mental health. A Psychiatrist is a medical doctor who performs psychotherapy but can also prescribe medicine.

Why might I see a Psychiatrist?

You could see a Psychiatrist for abuse, addictions, anxiety, coping mechanism issues, depression, an eating disorder, emotional distress, personal growth, phobias, relationship issues, sexual problems, and trauma.

What are the requirements for becoming a licensed Psychiatrist?

A Psychiatrist must have a Masters or a Doctoral Degree from an accredited school. Other requirements toward becoming a Psychiatrist include residency training and board certifications that vary from state to state.

Psychiatrist Related Terms:
anxiety, behavioral disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, suicide, relationship difficulties, chronic mental illness, parenting issues, adjustment disorders, personality disorders, lobotomy, antidepressants