Charles McGurk MD
- Psychiatry Wilkes Barre, PA
Vitals cannot verify whether or not this professional is currently practicing. We recommend that you attempt to contact the provider to verify their status. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any additional information.
Charles McGurk, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Wilkes Barre, PA, with another office in Sayre, PA. Their specialties include Psychiatry. Charles McGurk is affiliated with Arnot Ogden Medical Center.
Specialties & Expertise
Charles McGurk has the following 1 specialty.
A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.
Get the facts about bipolar disorder, including the different types and symptoms of each.