Dr. Thomas Andrews specializes in geriatric psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, child psychiatry, psychiatry in Redding, California.
Dr. Thomas Andrews has been compared 502 times. Details of Dr. Andrews' 35 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Loma Linda University are available on your free doctor report.
Dr. Thomas Andrews identified specializing in
Geriatric PsychiatryGeriatric Psychiatry
A psychiatrist with expertise in the prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of mental and emotional disorders in the elderly. The geriatric psychiatrist seeks to improve the psychiatric care of the elderly both in health and in disease., Addiction PsychiatryAddiction Psychiatry
A psychiatrist who focuses on the evaluation and treatment of individuals with alcohol, drug, or other substance-related disorders and of individuals with the dual diagnosis of substance-related and other psychiatric disorders., Child PsychiatryChild Psychiatry
A psychiatrist with additional training in the diagnosis and treatment of developmental, behavioral, emotional, and mental disorders of childhood and adolescence. and PsychiatryPsychiatry
A psychiatrist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental, addictive, and emotional disorders such as schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance-related disorders, sexual and gender identity disorders, and adjustment disorders. The psychiatrist is able to understand the biologic, psychologic, and social components of illness, and therefore is uniquely prepared to treat the whole person. A psychiatrist is qualified to order diagnostic laboratory tests and to prescribe medications, evaluate and treat psychologic and interpersonal problems, and to intervene with families who are coping with stress, crises, and other problems in living.. He is certified in Psychiatry.
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Dr. Andrews attended medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine and graduated in 1979 having 35 years experience.Additional Child Psychiatry training was conducted at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Additional Psychiatry training was conducted at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
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