Dr. Dennis Nutter Jr, MD

Dr. Dennis Nutter Jr, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Dennis Nutter Jr, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Alpharetta, GA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1996 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry, and more.

217 Roswell St Ste C

Alpharetta, GA 30009

Contact Information

(770) 663-3021

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10  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adult & Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Behavioral Neurological Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)

2  Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

91  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Adult Panic Anxiety Syndrome
  • Age-Related Cognitive Decline
  • Alcohol Related Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Hyperactive Impulsive Type
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Predominantly Inattentive Type
  • Attention Problems
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Symptoms of Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Bulimia
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Cognitive Disorders
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental Delay
  • Disordered Eating
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Generalized Obesity
  • Genetic Diseases
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Kleine-Levin Syndrome
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Mood Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • Nicotine Addiction
  • Night Eating Syndrome
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opiate Dependence
  • Opioid Withdrawal
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Panic Disorder With Agorapobia
  • Panic Disorder Without Agorapobia
  • Parasomnias
  • Persistent Anxiety
  • Personality Disorders
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD)
  • Phobia
  • Physical Symptoms of Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Relationship Issues
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Selective Mutism
  • Self-Harm
  • Self-Injury Behavior
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Severe Anxiety
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Terror Disorder
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Social Phobia
  • Substance Abuse
  • Tobacco Withdrawal
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Undifferentiated Somatoform Disorder
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15  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Davidson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Wilford Hall Med Center and University Tx Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Wake Forest University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • North Carolina Baptist Hosp
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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4 years of going from 1 xanax to 4 per day. When I asked to be tsken off told me under circumstances it wasnt alot. Then called him out on it. Had a balance on account and i was told go find another Dr. "Not a good fit" left me with no refill and in a dangerous spot of going into detox alone. Irs...Read More
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I have been through many different psychiatrists and Dr. Nutter is the best in the area. He is extremely knowledgeable about Psychiatry, Pharmacology, and Neurology. I trust him with my life. I've had many other health problems recently (including surgery) and Dr. Nutter did an amazing job...Read More
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