Psychiatry at Livingston HealthCare
Psychiatry is the branch of medicine that is focused on the diagnosis,
treatment, and prevention of mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders.
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor (an MD or DO) who specializes in mental
health, including substance use disorders.
Psychiatrists are qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects
of psychological problems. Because they are physicians, psychiatrists
can order or perform a full range of medical laboratory and psychological
tests which, combined with discussions with patients, help provide a picture
of a patient's physical and mental state.
Our team prides itself in our expertise with both the diagnosis and treatment
of the occurrence of mental illness. We believe that the relationship
between healthcare provider and patient is of the utmost importance. We
take a balanced approach in order to go beyond symptom relief and help
you find ways to revitalize your life so that you can thrive in all of
For more information or to make an appointment with one of the psychiatrists
at Livingston HealthCare, please call us at 406.222.3541.