Addiction Psychiatry 2084P0802X
Addiction Psychiatry: Addiction Psychiatry focuses on evaluating, diagnosing and treating people that are suffering from one or more disorders related to addiction. This is a specialty within the division of psychiatry. These addictions may include gambling, sex, food and other impulse control disorders.
Taxonomy Code: 2084P0802X
Allopathic and Osteopathic Physicians | Psychiatry and Neurology | Addiction Psychiatry
Allopathic and Osteopathic Physicians: Allopathic physicians are general doctors (Medical Doctor or MD), whereas osteopathic physicians (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine or DO) deal specifically with Osteopathy, targeting in healing the body with minimal use of medicine with an emphasis focusing on preventative care. Both types are fully licensed physicians, educated in diagnosing, as well as offering treatment for various illnesses and disorders.
Psychiatry and Neurology: Psychiatry is a medical term used for the study and treatment of numerous mental disorders. Neurology targets the anatomy, functions and basic organic disorders of the nervous system. The ABPH is the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, that's a non-profit corporation founded back in 1934.