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About Dr. John Barnhill

Dr. John Barnhill, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lexington, KY. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Barnhill is affiliated with Eastern State Hospital - Lexington. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Barnhill is Great. Dr. John Barnhill has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John Barnhill is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Eastern State Hospital

1350 Bull Lea Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
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Specialties

Dr. John Barnhill 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. John Barnhill 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

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Five Stars

During my times in the hospital he went out of his way to make sure my needs were met and to try and prepare me for what I had to face upon release.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Eastern State Hospital - Lexington
  • Education

    28 Years Experience

  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Eastern State Hospital, 1350 Bull Lea Rd, Lexington, KY
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