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About Dr. Robert B Hunter

Dr. Robert B Hunter, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Addiction Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Addiction Medicine and Neurology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert B Hunter is Excellent. Dr. Robert B Hunter 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. Robert B Hunter is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Robert Brookshire Hunter Md

2404 Kingston St
Houston, TX 77019
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Specialties

Dr. Robert B Hunter has the following 4 specialties

  • Addiction 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.

  • Addiction Medicine

    An addiction medicine specialist is a doctor who treats patients with addictions to substances like drugs and alcohol or, in some cases, behaviors like gambling. Many of these specialists also treat the diseases that stem from these addictions.
    These physicians are specially trained to prevent and treat the disease of addiction via psychiatric means, or other fields of medicine like family or internal medicine.

  • 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. Robert B Hunter has the following 7 expertise

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

Dr. Robert B Hunter has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Robert B Hunter is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1980

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Robert Brookshire Hunter Md, 2404 Kingston St, Houston, TX
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