Dr. Joan Butcher, MD

Dr. Joan Butcher, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Joan Butcher, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Chesterfield, MO and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Brown Medical School in 1989 and specializes in psychiatry.

16216 Baxter Rd Ste 205

Chesterfield, MO 63017

Contact Information

(636) 532-9188

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink

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Top Care Areas


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Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
more than 78% of peers
Adjustment Disorder
more than 45% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
more than 38% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Dr. Butcher does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated



  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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  • Brown Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Butcher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Butcher to family and friends
based on 20 total reviews (9 with comments)

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Dr. Butcher's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Butcher should not be allowed to have a practice consulting adolescents! For kids who may already be feeling down or bad about themselves, she just makes it worse. Choose another doctor for sure!
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NO. DO NOT put your mental and physical health in her care. Absolutely the worst experience I've ever had with a physician. EVER. Makes hasty diagnoses w/o adequate or thoughtful analysis. Her demeanor is very unprofessional, impatient and uncaring; she speaks without regard or respect for patient....more
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She doesn’t listen to me. Told me she didn’t want to help me. Cussed me out. Not very professional. Made me feel like I was untreatable. Told me I was making up my feelings to get pills. Just not a genuine person who cares about your feelings or what you’re going through.
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I took my teen there. I needed help with her behavior, the right diagnosis, medication, the right medication, and practical advise handling situations that would arise. What I received instead was very harsh judgement, name calling for my teen and myself, anger, and ridiculous advise. She took...more
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Agree with other reviews! She is the most judgemental medical professional I have ever been to. She made me feel so much worse about myself when I was already feeling down. I don't know how she is even allowed to still practice. She is the worst psychiatrist I have ever met. Would never recommend...more
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