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About Dr. Audrea K Merchant

Dr. Audrea K Merchant, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Oak Ridge, TN. She has 23 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Audrea K Merchant is Excellent. Dr. Audrea K Merchant has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Audrea K Merchant is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Ridgeview Psychiatric Hospital And Center

240 W Tyrone Rd
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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Specialties

Dr. Audrea K Merchant has the following 2 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    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.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Audrea K Merchant has the following 11 expertise

  • Insomnia
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Mental Illness
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depression
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder

Dr. Audrea K Merchant has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Education

    23 Years Experience

  • Duke University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • E Carolina University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Audrea K Merchant accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee
    • BCBS TN Blue Network E
    • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO

Locations & Directions

Ridgeview Psychiatric Hospital And Center, 240 W Tyrone Rd, Oak Ridge, TN

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