Dr. James Van Doren, MD

Dr. James Van Doren, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. James Van Doren, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Eden Prairie, MN and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in psychiatry.Read his story

6385 Old Shady Oak Rd Ste 250

Eden Prairie, MN 55344

Contact Information

(612) 548-1502

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Personality Disorders
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more than 99% of peers
Antisocial Personality Disorder
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Borderline Personality Disorder
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Dr. Van Doren's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Van Doren "Dr. Van Doren is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He graduated summa cum laude from Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas. He earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, and he completed his psychiatric residency at the University of Arizona Department of Psychiatry. While there, he served one year as chief resident. Since 2001, Dr. Van Doren has dedicated his career to practicing psychiatry. He has held various positions in outpatient clinics and inpatient hospitals."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Van Doren "As a psychiatrist, I integrate medication management and psychotherapy.  I take a holistic approach to understanding and treating patients.  I believe every patient has a unique life experience and an important story to tell.  I strive to relieve mental anguish and help patients achieve the best quality of life. "

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

65  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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5  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychotherapy Services

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  • Fort Hays State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Arizona
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Arizona-Psychiatry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. James Van Doren, MD
I found Dr. Van Dorn to be extremely easy to talk to. He seemed genuinely interested in my well being and shared some pretty awesome insight in regards to my current overall mental health situation. It's almost as if the universe guided me his way. I know that sounds cheesy but it's 100% accurate....Read More
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Jason in Minneapolis – Aug 03, 2018
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Very helpful, understanding. I feel the quality of life has improved since beginning to see James.
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Mitch in MN – Jul 20, 2018
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Dr. Van Doren is timely and sincere. He listens intently; questions appropriately; and explains his proposed treatment plan precisely and most professionally.
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Guess who? in none – Jul 07, 2018
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Overall very professional and helpful. Great to work with on a continuing basis.
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Al in MN – Jul 06, 2018
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Professional and well mannered. Helped me find what worked best to treat me!
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Mike in Eden Prarie, MN – Jul 03, 2018
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