Dr. Jim Bedford, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 34
  
Dr. Bedford

UNC Adult Psychiatry Clinic

77 Vilcom Center Drive Dawson Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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(984) 974-5217

Dr. Jim Bedford, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Bedford has more experience with Personality Disorders, Neurodevelopmental Disorders, and Addiction and Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospital. He is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bedford to book an appointment.


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Dr. Bedford accepts the following insurance:

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Practice Areas

Personality Disorders

Personality disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect how a person thinks, feels or behaves, including narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid personality disorder, and borderline personality disorder.Compare with other Personality Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 82% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Borderline Personality Disorder
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Borderline Personality Disorder more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Personality Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Personality Disorders more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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Typically treats 58% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Developmental and Learning Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Developmental and Learning Disorders more than 60% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 60% of their peers

Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Speech, Language and Learning Disorders more than 57% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 57% of their peers

Addiction and Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.Compare with other Addiction and Substance Abuse specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Drug-Induced Mental Disorders more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Nondependent Marijuana Abuse more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 74% of their peers

General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

Typically treats 60% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

Adjustment Disorder
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bedford treats Adjustment Disorder more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Bedford treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

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Dr. Bedford's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Jim Bedford, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Bedford has more experience with Personality Disorders, Neurodevelopmental Disorders, and Addiction and Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

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Practice

UNC Adult Psychiatry Clinic77 Vilcom Center Drive Dawson Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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University of North Carolina Hospital

Chapel Hill, NC

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)