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Dr. Joseph Swider, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Gretna, LA, with other offices in Metairie, LA and New Orleans, LA (and 1 other location). He has 17 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Joseph Swider has the following 8 areas of expertise and 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.


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Locations & Directions

1500 Lafayette St
Gretna, LA 70053

4323 Division St
Metairie, LA 70002

1525 River Oaks Rd W
New Orleans, LA 70123

110 Irving St NW
Washington, DC 20010

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