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Dr. James Payton, MD

Pediatric Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Payton

James B Payton MD PA Assocs

64 Merrimon Ave Asheville, NC 28801

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Dr. James Payton, MD is a pediatric psychiatry specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in pediatric psychiatry and psychiatry.


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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Dr. Payton's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Medication Management
  • Medication Management for Learning and Behavioral Disabilities
  • Mood Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Stress Management

About Me

I believe that to help my patients, I must have a good understanding of the stresses in their lives, so that together we can decide about whether medications [carefully selected and adjusted with input from my patients] are indicated along with a spe...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine The University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1977
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine The University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1975
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine The University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1973
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1969
University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1977
1975
1973
1969

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This is the most amazing wisest calmest most spiritual and witty man I have ever met outside of my own Father.He is warm, engaging, not just hears your but listens to you. He is encouraging, compassionate, uplifting and light-hearted. Call him and start your new life today!!!!!!!
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Dr. Payton has gone above and beyond to provide me with the most effective care possible for my mental illness. I have been a patient of his since 1999. I have recommended him to other people in Asheville because I know that they would certainly receive the best care possible from him.
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