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Dr. Lawrence Gordon Root MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, and Geriatric Psychiatry.
Dr. Lawrence Root has 3 office locations.
Downtown Houston
1315 St Joseph Pkwy
Ste 1500
Houston, TX 77002

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
(10)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence Root is Satisfactory. Dr. Root has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 2 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 1.8
  • Currently 1.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.6
  • Currently 2.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.6
  • Currently 2.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.1
  • Currently 2.1111111111111 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lawrence Root, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Depressive Disorder

Education & Awards

Dr. Root graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas.


Affiliations

Dr. Root has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • CHRISTUS St. Joseph Hospital 
  • St. Joseph Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Root accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan
  • AMERIGROUP - 4 plans
  • Cigna - 9 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Lawrence G. Root practice?
Dr. Lawrence Root practices Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, and Geriatric Psychiatry near Houston, TX.
See Houston Psychiatrists and Houston Adolescent Specialists.