Dr. Gary Watts, MD

Dr. Gary Watts, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Gary Watts, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Denton, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Ut Southwestern Medical Center in 1988 and specializes in psychiatry.

2925 Country Club Rd Ste 102

Denton, TX 76210

Contact Information

(940) 382-1120

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
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Top Care Areas

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
more than 93% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Impulse Control Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

34  Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Atypical Psychosis
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation


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2  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Ut Southwestern Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital*****
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital*****
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital*****
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Watts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Watts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watts to family and friends
39 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

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Dr. Watts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Watts is one of the coldest physicians I've encountered. He doesn't greet his clients. He has no personality, and he doesn't really listen - he is anxious to write a prescription and get you out of there. I had a really bad vibe when I left his office...
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Terrible... Didn’t even stand up and shake hands upon first meeting, rude office staff, refuse to give reminder calls for appointments, and rush you in and out even if in tears. Another note, they do not have music playing in their waiting room so you can overhear the offic staff discussing patient...more
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Please go to any psychiatrist besides him.
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Not happy with Dr. Watts, his policies, and office staff. I was on meds for depression, and was treated each time like it was the obligatory appointment to get me in and out and write my script. He did not listen to what I was going through, and what my medication questions were. I missed 2...more
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Over prescribing quack ! Don't let anyone you care about see this guy. His medication happy approach almost killed my sister. He never spent more than 15 minutes with her and always changed doses or added more meds. Thank God I finally got her away from him. RUN !!!
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