Dr. Gary Newsom, MD

Dr. Gary Newsom, MD

Addiction Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Gary Newsom, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1978 and specializes in addiction psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and more.

701 University Blvd E Ste 204

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Contact Information

(205) 553-9171

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Dr. Newsom's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
Anxiety
Bipolar 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)
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Homicidal Ideation
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Mania
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Opioid Dependence
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
Psychosis
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
Suicidal Ideation
Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Newsom, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1978 and specializes in addiction psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and more.

Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1982
    Wilford Hall Usaf Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1979
    Wilford Hall Usaf Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School
    1978

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newsom md - Made my diagnosis by "observation" and not proper testing or evaluation. Medication was prescribed which caused permanent damage. This conditions caused by the wrongly prescribed medication has affected my quality of life.
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Kind, fair and puts genuine time into his sessions
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