Dr. Alan Lynch, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 63
  
Dr. Lynch
Telehealth services available

Centennial Psychiatric Associates

310 25th Ave N Nashville, TN 37203

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Dr. Alan Lynch, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Nashville, TN. Dr. Lynch has more experience with Personality Disorders, Psychotic Disorders, and Addiction and Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lynch to book an appointment.


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      About Me

      Care Philosophy

      I enjoy taking care of people.

      Specialties

      • Psychiatry
      • Addiction Psychiatry

      Board Certifications

      • Addiction Psychiatry
      • Addiction Psychiatry
      • Psychiatry
      • Psychiatry

      Education

      1997
      Vanderbilt Univ
      Fellowship Hospital
      1996
      Vanderbilt University Med Center
      Residency Hospital
      1995
      Vanderbilt Univ
      Internship Hospital
      1990
      University of Arkansas Medical School
      Undergraduate School

      Awards

      Frequently Asked Questions

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      (615) 320-8887

      Dr. Lynch accepts the following insurance:

      Aetna
      Aetna HMO
      Choice Plus POS II
      Anthem
      National (BlueCard) PPO
      Blue Cross Blue Shield
      Blue Card PPO
      Blue Cross
      CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
      HealthyBlue 2.0
      HealthyBlue Advantage
      Cigna
      Behavioral Health
      Cigna HMO
      Cigna PPO
      LocalPlus
      Open Access Plus
      First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
      Medicaid

      Background Check

      No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
      No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
      No board actions found for the years we collect data
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      Practice Areas

      Personality Disorders

      Personality disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect how a person thinks, feels or behaves, including narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid personality disorder, and borderline personality disorder.Compare with other Personality Disorders specialists.

      Typically treats 85% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Personality Disorders
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Personality Disorders more than 97% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

      Borderline Personality Disorder
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Borderline Personality Disorder more than 91% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

      Antisocial Personality Disorder
      normal
      normal

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Antisocial Personality Disorder more than 68% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

      Psychotic Disorders

      Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

      Typically treats 80% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Schizophrenia
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Schizophrenia more than 92% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

      Schizoaffective Disorder
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 89% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

      Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 89% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

      Addiction and Substance Abuse

      Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.Compare with other Addiction and Substance Abuse specialists.

      Typically treats 82% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Drug-Induced Mental Disorders more than 98% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

      Combination Drug Dependence
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Combination Drug Dependence more than 98% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

      Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders more than 98% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

      General Mental Health

      General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

      Typically treats 73% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch performs Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) more than 99% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

      Bipolar Disorder
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Bipolar Disorder more than 94% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

      Psychiatric Diseases
      high
      high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Lynch treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 86% of their peers

      Dr. Lynch treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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      Dr. Lynch's conditions and procedures:

      • Addiction
      • ADHD and-or ADD
      • Adjustment Disorder
      • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
      • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
      • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
      • Anorexia
      • Antisocial Personality Disorder
      • Anxiety
      • Bipolar Disorder
      • Borderline Personality Disorder
      • Bulimia
      • Cocaine Addiction
      • Combination Drug Dependence
      • Confusion
      • Conversion Disorder
      • Delusional Disorder
      • Developmental and Learning Disorders
      • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
      • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
      • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
      • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
      • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
      • Eating Disorders
      • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
      • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
      • Factitious Disorders
      • Homicidal Ideation
      • Impulse Control Disorders
      • Major Depressive Disorder
      • Mania
      • Marijuana Addiction
      • Munchausen Syndrome
      • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
      • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
      • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
      • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
      • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
      • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
      • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
      • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
      • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
      • Opioid Dependence
      • Personality Disorders
      • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
      • Psychiatric Diseases
      • Psychiatric Evaluation
      • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
      • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
      • Psychosis
      • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
      • Schizoaffective Disorder
      • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
      • Schizophrenia
      • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
      • Schizophreniform Disorder
      • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
      • Somatoform Disorders
      • Suicidal Ideation
      • Tobacco Use Disorder

      Locations

      Centennial Psychiatric Associates

      Centennial Psychiatric Associates310 25th Ave N Nashville, TN 37203
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      Tristar Centennial Medical Center

      Nashville, TN

      77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

      • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)