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About Dr. Palmer Edwards

Dr. Palmer Edwards, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Winston Salem, NC. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychiatry and Neurology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Palmer Edwards is Great. Dr. Palmer Edwards has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Palmer Edwards is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Palmer Edwards Md

2990 Bethesda Pl Ste 604A
Winston Salem, NC 27103
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Specialties

Dr. Palmer Edwards has the following 3 specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • 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. Palmer Edwards has the following 13 expertise

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

Dr. Palmer Edwards has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Palmer Edwards is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Palmer Edwards accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO

Locations & Directions

Palmer Edwards Md, 2990 Bethesda Pl Ste 604A, Winston Salem, NC
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