Dr. Derek O'Brien, MD

Dr. Derek O'Brien, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Derek O'Brien, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Atlanta, GA. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

27 Lenox Pointe NE

Atlanta, GA 30324

Contact Information

(404) 237-1310

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. O'Brien's Experience

Dr. O'Brien's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. O'Brien "General Psychiatry, specializing in Psychoanalysis and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy** Associate Teaching Psychoanalyst and Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry at Emory University** Recent Publication: Unconscious by any other name... Nature Reviews Neuroscience 12, 302 (2011) www.nature.com/nrn/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nrn2889-c1.html"


  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Neurosis


  • Psychotherapy Services

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.


  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Emory University Department Of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Emory University School Of Medicine Department Of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences/Department Of Endocrinology, National Research Service Award Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Emory University School Of Medicine Psychoanalytic Institute, Psychoanalytic Training Program
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Teaching Resident, Department of Psychiatry, Awarded by The Graduating Class of Emory University School of Medicine, 1996
  • National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health, 1996-1998
  • Laughlin Fellow, American College of Psychoanalysts, 2005
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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