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Dr. Philip Bowman, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Columbia, SC, with another office in Florence, SC. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry. Dr. Bowman is affiliated with Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center, Lake City Community Hospital and Women's Center of Carolinas Hospital System. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Philip Bowman has the following 14 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


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


220 Faison Dr
Columbia, SC 29203

South Carolina Dept of Mental Health

125 E Cheves St
Florence, SC 29506

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