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About Dr. Brian Swenson

Dr. Brian Swenson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Swenson is affiliated with Saint Thomas West Hospital, Hickman Community Health Services and Vanderbilt Psy Hosp. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brian Swenson is Excellent. Dr. Brian Swenson has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Brian Swenson is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Brian Robert Swenson MD

204 Cargile Ln
Nashville, TN 37205
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Specialties

Dr. Brian Swenson 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. Brian Swenson has the following 7 expertise

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Dr. Brian Swenson has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Brian Swenson is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Five Stars

Dr. Swenson was great! I had to relocate out of Nashville, otherwise I would still be seeing him today. He really helped improve the quality of my life, helped me overcome several major obstacles.

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Five Stars
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Swenson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Saint Thomas West Hospital
  • Hickman Community Health Services
  • Vanderbilt Psy Hosp
  • St Thomas
  • St Thomas Hospital
  • Baptist
  • Centennial Medical Center
  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Brian Robert Swenson MD, 204 Cargile Ln, Nashville, TN
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