Psychiatrist, MD, ABPN Verified
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Lakeview
New Orleans, LA 70124
I was raised in the Greater New Orleans area. I attended Florida State University, majoring in Psychology. I was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with Honors. I attended LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine degree. I completed a Psychiatry Residency in the LSU/Ochsner Psychiatry Residency Program. I have practiced in various inpatient, outpatient, community, and private settings throughout my career. I am Board Certified. I am accepting new self-pay and BCBS PPO patients. No other private insurance is accepted at this time. Medicaid/Medicare is not accepted.
(504) 800-6750
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Office is near:
Lakeview
New Orleans, LA 70124
I was raised in the Greater New Orleans area. I attended Florida State University, majoring in Psychology. I was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with Honors. I attended LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine degree. I completed a Psychiatry Residency in the LSU/Ochsner Psychiatry Residency Program. I have practiced in various inpatient, outpatient, community, and private settings throughout my career. I am Board Certified. I am accepting new self-pay and BCBS PPO patients. No other private insurance is accepted at this time. Medicaid/Medicare is not accepted.
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Holly MacKenna
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Dara Wellness was designed to meet busy people where they are and to partner with them as they embark on their journeys towards wellness. By providing the most up to date services in integrative psychiatry and whole health, we empower our patients to take an active role in their self care and recovery.
(504) 584-4288
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Dara Wellness was designed to meet busy people where they are and to partner with them as they embark on their journeys towards wellness. By providing the most up to date services in integrative psychiatry and whole health, we empower our patients to take an active role in their self care and recovery.
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Bo Liz Peng
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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My goal is to develop a safe, therapeutic, and deeply authentic connection with you to help uncover the origins of your symptoms, going beyond symptom reduction, to address the root of the problem. In treating you as a whole person, rather than a list of symptoms, I can help you gain greater insight into your own internal experience - your needs, emotions, and authentic values. Through our work together, I can help you identify obstacles and conflicts that are preventing you from leading a fuller and more authentic life. My preference is to work with clients who are seeking psychotherapy with or without medication support.
(504) 380-9849
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My goal is to develop a safe, therapeutic, and deeply authentic connection with you to help uncover the origins of your symptoms, going beyond symptom reduction, to address the root of the problem. In treating you as a whole person, rather than a list of symptoms, I can help you gain greater insight into your own internal experience - your needs, emotions, and authentic values. Through our work together, I can help you identify obstacles and conflicts that are preventing you from leading a fuller and more authentic life. My preference is to work with clients who are seeking psychotherapy with or without medication support.
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Timothy Gioe
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP Verified
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I particularly enjoy assessing, diagnosing, and treating patients with ADD/ADHD, depression, and anxiety disorders. After a comprehensive evaluation, I develop a treatment plan tailored to each individual's needs with a variety of treatment modalities. As a husband and parent of two toddlers, I understand the challenges of work/life balance. I have extensive knowledge of psychotropic medications and I am very passionate about exercise, nutrition, and helping patients with interpersonal struggles. I especially enjoy working with college students, married couples, new parents, and those starting a new career.
(985) 202-9436
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I particularly enjoy assessing, diagnosing, and treating patients with ADD/ADHD, depression, and anxiety disorders. After a comprehensive evaluation, I develop a treatment plan tailored to each individual's needs with a variety of treatment modalities. As a husband and parent of two toddlers, I understand the challenges of work/life balance. I have extensive knowledge of psychotropic medications and I am very passionate about exercise, nutrition, and helping patients with interpersonal struggles. I especially enjoy working with college students, married couples, new parents, and those starting a new career.
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Aldo Mejia
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Dr. Mejia has comprehensive experience in diagnosing and treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety & panic disorders, phobias, psychoses, stress-induced adjustment disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, adult ADD/ADHD, and substance use disorders. He is a bilingual Spanish-speaking physician who provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management with special attention to individual patient needs, including attention to each patient's personal history and their particular concerns about, or fears of, medications. He approaches each client with patience, warmth, understanding, and helpful explanations that facilitate treatment and the patient's own sense of comfort and trust.
(504) 608-7428
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Dr. Mejia has comprehensive experience in diagnosing and treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety & panic disorders, phobias, psychoses, stress-induced adjustment disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, adult ADD/ADHD, and substance use disorders. He is a bilingual Spanish-speaking physician who provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management with special attention to individual patient needs, including attention to each patient's personal history and their particular concerns about, or fears of, medications. He approaches each client with patience, warmth, understanding, and helpful explanations that facilitate treatment and the patient's own sense of comfort and trust.
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Degan J. Dansereau
Psychiatrist, MD, ABPN, FAPA Verified
Verified
I am a board certified psychiatrist by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. I have held various leadership and director positions in both inpatient and outpatient settings. I currently maintain a private practice that focuses on providing personal, caring and expert treatment of psychiatric illnesses.
(504) 273-4113
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I am a board certified psychiatrist by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. I have held various leadership and director positions in both inpatient and outpatient settings. I currently maintain a private practice that focuses on providing personal, caring and expert treatment of psychiatric illnesses.
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Dr Leslie E Lawrence, MD, LLC
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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I am a Clinical Psychiatrist with extensive experience caring for many individuals in the greater New Orleans area. I treat all Behavioral Health Disorders. My goal is to promote psychological well-being. My philosophy is patient-centered, addressing the whole body, mind, social, and spiritual health and wellness. Providing thorough and thoughtful assessments are paramount in order to achieve effective, successful treatment and coordination of care.
(504) 826-8983
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I am a Clinical Psychiatrist with extensive experience caring for many individuals in the greater New Orleans area. I treat all Behavioral Health Disorders. My goal is to promote psychological well-being. My philosophy is patient-centered, addressing the whole body, mind, social, and spiritual health and wellness. Providing thorough and thoughtful assessments are paramount in order to achieve effective, successful treatment and coordination of care.
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Neha Kansara
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Having completed training in Infant, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry, I specialize in treating Perinatal/pregnancy/postpartum conditions, Developmental disorders of Infancy, Autism, ADHD, trauma, transgender, OCD and other common psychiatric conditions such as mood disorders and anxiety disorders in both the pediatric and adult populations.Also certified in performing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) for resistant depression. Treating an individual as whole is my approach to mental health. "A sound mind is a sound body " has always been my philosophy in delivering patient care.
(504) 267-1204
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Having completed training in Infant, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry, I specialize in treating Perinatal/pregnancy/postpartum conditions, Developmental disorders of Infancy, Autism, ADHD, trauma, transgender, OCD and other common psychiatric conditions such as mood disorders and anxiety disorders in both the pediatric and adult populations.Also certified in performing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) for resistant depression. Treating an individual as whole is my approach to mental health. "A sound mind is a sound body " has always been my philosophy in delivering patient care.
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Morgan Feibelman
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Dr. Feibelman is board certified in psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. He approaches each patient as an individual with a complex interplay of biological, psychological, and social factors contributing to the present problem. In a nurturing way that respects each person's individuality, he carefully evaluates and discusses treatment approaches with patients, including pharmacological approaches and psychotherapeutic approaches.
(985) 466-4431
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Dr. Feibelman is board certified in psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. He approaches each patient as an individual with a complex interplay of biological, psychological, and social factors contributing to the present problem. In a nurturing way that respects each person's individuality, he carefully evaluates and discusses treatment approaches with patients, including pharmacological approaches and psychotherapeutic approaches.
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Andrew Morson
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
I have treated a variety of psychiatric conditions since I have been in practice. The most common ones have been generalized anxiety, depression, panic attacks and ADD/ADHD. I also have a lot of experience with Bipolar Disorder, OCD, personality disorders, and schizophrenia. I have worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings and feel comfortable working with the entire spectrum of severity of illness.
(985) 224-0387
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I have treated a variety of psychiatric conditions since I have been in practice. The most common ones have been generalized anxiety, depression, panic attacks and ADD/ADHD. I also have a lot of experience with Bipolar Disorder, OCD, personality disorders, and schizophrenia. I have worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings and feel comfortable working with the entire spectrum of severity of illness.
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Lauren LaRose
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Is your child or teenager struggling with symptoms of anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavior problems, or mental instability? I will do what it takes to understand your concerns, make the correct diagnosis, and determine the right treatment to help him or her feel and perform better. My goal is to provide a warm, trusting environment where your child and family can actively participate and collaborate in treatment.
(504) 321-5028
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Is your child or teenager struggling with symptoms of anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavior problems, or mental instability? I will do what it takes to understand your concerns, make the correct diagnosis, and determine the right treatment to help him or her feel and perform better. My goal is to provide a warm, trusting environment where your child and family can actively participate and collaborate in treatment.
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Veronique Robins-Brown
Psychiatrist, MD, ABPN Verified
Verified
As an integrative psychiatrist, I blend Eastern and Western medical practices to provide a holistic approach to helping you achieve your optimal health and well-being. While I am a medical doctor, and work with many clients who benefit greatly from conventional medication, I also work with people to find alternative therapies and wean them off of pharmaceuticals. Every person is different, so I offer a wide range of therapies, including insight-oriented psychotherapy, yoga, meditation, breathing, and evidence-based herbs and nutrients, as well as pharmaceuticals.
(504) 321-5065
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As an integrative psychiatrist, I blend Eastern and Western medical practices to provide a holistic approach to helping you achieve your optimal health and well-being. While I am a medical doctor, and work with many clients who benefit greatly from conventional medication, I also work with people to find alternative therapies and wean them off of pharmaceuticals. Every person is different, so I offer a wide range of therapies, including insight-oriented psychotherapy, yoga, meditation, breathing, and evidence-based herbs and nutrients, as well as pharmaceuticals.
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Michael J. Henke
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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At Northshore Child Psychiatry Direct, we treat children, adolescents, and young adults. Dr. Henke is double-board certified in adult psychiatry and child/adolescent psychiatry.
(985) 377-9906
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At Northshore Child Psychiatry Direct, we treat children, adolescents, and young adults. Dr. Henke is double-board certified in adult psychiatry and child/adolescent psychiatry.
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Shawane Nicole Thomas
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP Verified
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BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SOLUTIONS OF LOUISIANA is a full service mental health clinic and rehab serving children (starting at age 6), adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients. We have a board certified PSYCHIATRIST and a board certified PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER on staff to meet your needs. We take Medicare/Medicaid, many commercial insurance panels, and private pay. We offer quick appt. schedules, minimal wait time for appts, & for schools or other entities that need medical records, we offer a 1 week turn-a-round for requested documents.
(985) 256-0001
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BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SOLUTIONS OF LOUISIANA is a full service mental health clinic and rehab serving children (starting at age 6), adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients. We have a board certified PSYCHIATRIST and a board certified PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER on staff to meet your needs. We take Medicare/Medicaid, many commercial insurance panels, and private pay. We offer quick appt. schedules, minimal wait time for appts, & for schools or other entities that need medical records, we offer a 1 week turn-a-round for requested documents.
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Sreelatha Pulakhandam
Psychiatrist, MD, ABPN Verified
Verified
Twelve-Step programs are sometimes critical of medication-assisted treatment, discouraging members by saying they are not really sober if they are taking prescription drugs for their dependency. Despite the evidence that medication-assisted treatment help patients with chemical dependency, using drugs carries a stigma. Many Professional scoff at medication-assisted treatment, dismissing it as a temporary fix or taking the easy way out. This is so disheartening to those that it has helped stay sober. Rather, the physician will coordinate the use of medication with other facets of care to ensure that it is used effectively.
(225) 924-1910
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Twelve-Step programs are sometimes critical of medication-assisted treatment, discouraging members by saying they are not really sober if they are taking prescription drugs for their dependency. Despite the evidence that medication-assisted treatment help patients with chemical dependency, using drugs carries a stigma. Many Professional scoff at medication-assisted treatment, dismissing it as a temporary fix or taking the easy way out. This is so disheartening to those that it has helped stay sober. Rather, the physician will coordinate the use of medication with other facets of care to ensure that it is used effectively.
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Dr. Shantell Jackson-Burns
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, DNP, PMHNP Verified
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Dr. Burns is a doctoral-prepared Advanced Practice Registered Nurse and a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner offering medication management services to adolescents and adults. By offering evidence-based, patient-centered services, Dr. Burns strives to help patients reach their optimal state of mental wellness.
(225) 320-5581
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Dr. Burns is a doctoral-prepared Advanced Practice Registered Nurse and a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner offering medication management services to adolescents and adults. By offering evidence-based, patient-centered services, Dr. Burns strives to help patients reach their optimal state of mental wellness.
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Elizabeth Ault
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Elizabeth Ault, M.D. is excited to join the Integrated Behavioral Health team to provide psychiatric care to adults in the Baton Rouge area and surrounding communities. Recipient of the 2017 Louisiana Psychiatric Medical Association's Excellence in Psychiatry award and the 2017 LSU-OLOL Excellence in Clinical Care Award, Dr. Ault is well-versed in addressing issues such as depression, anxiety, ADHD, PTSD, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, and other psychiatric illnesses using medication management. ****Currently not accepting new patients****
(225) 230-3561
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Elizabeth Ault, M.D. is excited to join the Integrated Behavioral Health team to provide psychiatric care to adults in the Baton Rouge area and surrounding communities. Recipient of the 2017 Louisiana Psychiatric Medical Association's Excellence in Psychiatry award and the 2017 LSU-OLOL Excellence in Clinical Care Award, Dr. Ault is well-versed in addressing issues such as depression, anxiety, ADHD, PTSD, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, and other psychiatric illnesses using medication management. ****Currently not accepting new patients****
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Ashley Albarado
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
I see all ages and I am board certified by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry and General (Adult) Psychiatry. I am a medical doctor (MD) and my specialty is medication management of psychiatric disorders. I work closely with counselors, therapists, psychologists and other mental health providers.
(337) 294-0175
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I see all ages and I am board certified by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry and General (Adult) Psychiatry. I am a medical doctor (MD) and my specialty is medication management of psychiatric disorders. I work closely with counselors, therapists, psychologists and other mental health providers.
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Integrity Mental Health Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, FNP, PMHNP Verified
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Integrity Mental Health Services has a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who is also certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. We specialize in psychiatric evaluation and medication management. Safe and effective care is achieved collaboratively between the patient and the psychiatric nurse practitioner. ****Controlled substance are monitored and prescribed upon the providers discretion.****
(225) 240-4750
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Integrity Mental Health Services has a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who is also certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. We specialize in psychiatric evaluation and medication management. Safe and effective care is achieved collaboratively between the patient and the psychiatric nurse practitioner. ****Controlled substance are monitored and prescribed upon the providers discretion.****
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Khan Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, MD
Abdul Majid Khan, M.D. is a practicing Psychiatrist, born and raised in Southeast Louisiana, who is known for his easy rapport building, keeping up to date with Evidence Based care and wanting to treat those who have not had complete success, previously, with mental healthcare. He welcomes communicating with the patient's other providers, including Primary care providers and therapists. He completed his Psychiatric training at LSU-HSC and Ochsner in New Orleans, having started at Charity Hospital before Katrina. He has served as Medical Director of several Inpatient & Outpatient Psychiatric facilities, in the past.
(225) 414-3234
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Abdul Majid Khan, M.D. is a practicing Psychiatrist, born and raised in Southeast Louisiana, who is known for his easy rapport building, keeping up to date with Evidence Based care and wanting to treat those who have not had complete success, previously, with mental healthcare. He welcomes communicating with the patient's other providers, including Primary care providers and therapists. He completed his Psychiatric training at LSU-HSC and Ochsner in New Orleans, having started at Charity Hospital before Katrina. He has served as Medical Director of several Inpatient & Outpatient Psychiatric facilities, in the past.

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in Lakeview, New Orleans is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

Lakeview, New Orleans Psychiatrists differ from other mental health professionals in that they may prescribe medication as well as practice psychotherapy in treatment. Sometimes, Psychiatrists form part of a clinical team in which they will diagnose and prescribe, while psychologists or therapists provide the client's psychotherapy.

As part of a clinical assessment, Psychiatrists may conduct physical examinations, take blood tests, and order and interpret lab tests and brain image scans, such as CT scans, CAT Scans and MRIs.

The field of psychiatry in Lakeview, New Orleans has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for Lakeview, New Orleans child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Lakeview, New Orleans). Those who work with the elderly are called geriatric psychiatrists.

Other related sub specialties include cognition psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, psychosomatic, forensic, reproductive medicine specialties, psychopharmacology (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in Lakeview, New Orleans, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. Lakeview, New Orleans Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.
How to find the right Psychiatrist?

If you're finding it difficult to the find the right psychiatrist in Lakeview, New Orleans, don't worry--you're not alone. Psychiatrists are highly specialized professionals. They tend to be busy--appointments can be short (e.g. 15 mins.)--and so as a potential client you can sometimes feel lost or confused. Don't let this deter you.

Begin first by checking the psychiatrists listed here nearest to you. If they are limited in number, expand out your search geographically (Broaden your Search) and see who's available further afield. Use the links in the left nav bar to find the relevant insurance, if you intend to use your health insurance to pay for the provider.

If you're still finding it difficult to find a psychiatrist in Lakeview, New Orleans, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Lakeview, New Orleans as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Lakeview, New Orleans). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.

If you're looking for a specialist Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse in Lakeview, New Orleans, such as a child psychiatrist or adolescent psychiatrist, expand your search to generate a large pool of professionals and then select a specialty from the left nav bar.