Crested Butte Psychiatrists
- 2 Board certified
Top Psychiatrists in Crested Butte, CO
400 W Main St
Aspen, CO 81611
- 30 years experience
A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
A psychiatrist can provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, as well as prescribe medication. 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.
The area of Crested Butte, CO has a population of approximately 4,398 people. There are 2 psychiatrists near Crested Butte, which gives it a ratio of 1 psychiatrist per 2,199 residents or a ratio of 1 psychiatrist per 1,003 households. There are 2,005 households in Crested Butte.