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Dr. William Briscoe, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Clearwater, FL, with other offices in Sarasota, FL and Sarasota, FL. He has 47 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry. Dr. Briscoe is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. William Briscoe has the following 7 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.


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

516 Lakeview Rd
Clearwater, FL 33756

4370 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34231

73 S Palm Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236

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