Office Location: Room 232
To schedule an appointment: (865)974-2251
Dr. Smith is Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry, and in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and has worked at the Student Health Service since 1992. As the Staff Psychiatrist he evaluates and treats patients for emotional problems such as Major Depression, Anxiety, Panic Attacks, Bipolar Mood Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Schizophrenia and Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder. The primary mode of treatment is medication; patients are usually seeing someone else either on or off campus for psychotherapy at the same time.
After receiving a BA in Chemistry from Ole Miss, and an MD from Vanderbilt, Dr. Smith completed training in Adult and Child Psychiatry at the Western Institute and Clinic of the University of Pittsburgh where he developed a particular interest in working with young adults, and especially those with mood disorders and ADHD.